‘Carmine’ Drakensberg Daisy™ Hardy Garden Gerbera
Gerbera Drakensberg Daisy™ 'Carmine'
Vigorous and hardy with a profusion of daisy-like flowers with lighter centers. The medium-sized flowers top sturdy stems above a rosette of dark green foliage from spring until the first frost. The Drakensberg Daisy series is bred to thrive in full sun and intense heat and humidity, and is incredibly disease-resistant.
Intense carmine-pink flowers with lighter centers bloom summer to fall
Evergreen or Deciduous
8, 9, 10
Hardy to 10°F to 20°F USDA Zones 8-10
Disease / Pest Resistance
Border, Container, Mass Planting
Water weekly (or more often in extreme heat).
Well-drained garden soil
Monthly in gardens; bi-monthly in containers
12-18" H x spreading
- water before planting
- plant in full sun
- dig hole 2X the width of pot
- backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level
- water and add more soil if needed
- mulch plants