Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Gerbera 'Drakensberg Scarlet'
Scarlet Hardy Gerber Daisy
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Item #: 3703
Zones: 8a to 10b, at least
Height: 15" tall
Origin: South Africa
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
Gerbera 'Drakensberg Scarlet' is another of the winter hardy (near 0 degrees F) series of gerber daisies from gerber daisy expert Peter Ambrosius of Germany. Gerbera 'Drakensberg Scarlet' is topped all summer with 15" tall stalks ending in 2" blindingly scarlet red daisies. Good winter drainage is very important for survivability.
Leaf Color: Green
Bloom Time: Fall , Spring , Summer
Container Role: Fillers
Garden Themes: Cottage Garden Plants , Rock Garden Plants
Other: Butterfly Attracting Plants , Cut Flower Plants , Drought Tolerant Plants , Rain Garden Plants , Xeriscaping Plants