Gerbera Flowers

Gerbera Flowers

Gerbera Flower Facts

Name:

Transvaal daisy, as is commonly known..

Description:

Gerbera are little hairs on the stem act as gerbera?s leaves‚ so if they are put in very deep water‚ the flowers effectively drown!

Origin:

South Africa

Color:

Yellow,red

Availability:

This Flowers are Availble in Spring‚Summer‚winter

Botanical Name:

Gerbera

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  • Gerebera flowers belong to the sun flowers family and are known for their ornamental value.
  • It is a perennial plant, native of South Africa and is popularly known as the African daisy.
  • It is a very popular cut flower used in floral decorations of all types.
  • It is second only to carnations and roses and are available in an array of colors.
  • In addition to beauty, these flowers symbolize innocence and cheer.
  • Gerberas have a long vase life and are hence popularly cultivated by floriculturists worldwide.
  • They are large flowers with long stalks and hence can be used for landscaping too.
  • The flower itself spans about 7inches in diameter with long and thin petals (actually florets).
  • They are available as single, double, crested doubles and full crested doubles.
  • Gerberas may be propagated through seeds available at all floral supplies stores.
  • Sow them in small pots and keep the soil moist with proper draining system.