Colorado Gold® Treasure Flower

Gazania linearis 'Colorado Gold'

SKU
04859
Bright daisy-like blooms with deep russet center flecks dance just above compact mounds of glossy green leaves with silvery undersides. Tough, durable, and drought tolerant when established. Makes an easy-to-grow ground or slope cover. Perfect for rock gardens or at the front of a border. Evergreen in mild winter areas.
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4-10

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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationgay-ZAY-nee-uh lin-AIR-iss
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Average Size at MaturityFast growing; reaches 3 to 6 in. tall, spreading to 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring through Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleRustic, Xeric
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Hillside, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsIce Plant (Delosperma); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Salvia (Salvia)

Adapts to a variety of soil types with moderate to low moisture and excellent drainage; does not tolerate soggy, poorly drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Remove spent blooms to encourage continuous flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10

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