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Gazania 'Christopher Lloyd'
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common name: Treasure flower
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
Tender perennial with glossy dark green leaves and deep pink flowers with a clear ring of rich green around the golden centres.
Not frost hardy although will usually survive short periods around zero. best grown in a sandy well-drained loam, in full sun.
From seed sown in late winter at a temperature of 16°C or higher.
Native of South African meadowlands.