Hantamberg Orange African Daisy
Gazania krebsiana 'Hantamberg Orange'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||gah-ZAY-nee-ah kreb-see-AY-nah|
|Lore||Gazanias, native to South Africa, thrive in the southwestern United States, with its poor soil and dry, hot climates, adapting well to coastal conditions and thriving on sandy slopes and in xeric landscapes.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 8 to 10 in. tall, spreading 18 to 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Spring through Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Rustic, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Hillside, Coastal Exposure, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Vibrant Waterwise Color|
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: 7 - 10