Gazania (Gazania rigens)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Beach Front
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Provide darkness
Days to germinate: 14 to 21
Depth to plant seed: surface sow or cover lightly, requires darkness to germinate
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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The January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle:  The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual SeedsThe January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle: The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual Seeds
January 14, 2013

For this month's raffle, in honor of Veggies and Annuals week, Chelle has shocked and thrilled us by putting forward the largest collection of seeds I've ever imagined.

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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-06-21
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BlondieRides From May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Banner for November 6, 2018 by plantmanager by plantmanager Nov 10, 2018 9:58 AM 20
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2018 (Closed) by Char Sep 25, 2018 5:06 AM 1,115
aide à la détermination by JamalBellakhdar Jan 29, 2018 9:57 AM 2
Gazania rigens by MargieNY Oct 1, 2015 9:00 PM 2
Gazania Daybreak Bright Yellow by MargieNY Oct 29, 2014 1:44 PM 2
Whew! Started some seeds! by Xeramtheum Mar 12, 2014 2:26 PM 25
New for you in 2014 by CarolineScott Jul 15, 2015 7:09 PM 44
Tentative List of Seeds for 2014 by Xeramtheum Jan 14, 2014 12:02 PM 14
"Series" field available with New Entry and Plant Name Edit? by Joannabanana Sep 12, 2012 2:14 PM 5
Let's See Your JUGS! by Joannabanana Sep 6, 2012 8:17 PM 203

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