Treasure Flower (Gazania linearis 'Colorado Gold')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Treasure Flower
Give a thumbs up Hardy Gazania
Give a thumbs up Gazania
Give a thumbs up African Daisy

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flower Color: Yellow
Bi-Color: Flower petals sometimes have russet toward the center disk.
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: Germinates in less than a week at room temperature.
Depth to plant seed: Gently press into surface for good seed-to-potting-mix contact.
Suitable for wintersowing
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 1998 Plant Select Winner


Photo gallery:

Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On December 2, 2017 Seeds sown
Experiment: Eight (8) 2.25" pots in garden hoop, seeds from 2017G
MrsBinWY On April 14, 2017 Potted up
MrsBinWY On February 7, 2017 Seeds germinated
all 20 up by 2-9-17; 1 wilted
MrsBinWY On February 4, 2017 Seeds sown
milk jug, room temp, 20 seeds from 2016 garden
» Post your own event for this plant

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Echinacea"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.