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botanical name:
Gazania 'Daybreak Bright Orange'
Gazania 'Daybreak Bright Orange' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Treasure flower
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.20m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
Tender perennial of compact, low spreading habit, freely producing large daisy-like bright orange flowers dark blotches at the base of the petals forming central ring. Very quick to flower from seed.
Often treated as an annual.

Not frost hardy although will usually survive short periods around zero. Best grown in a sandy well-drained loam, in full sun. Drought tolerant once established.

From seed sown in late winter at a temperature of 16°C or higher.

Bedding, border edges and containers

other notes:
Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner
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