Gazania rigens, G. splendens
BIG KISS SERIES Gazania SeedsGazania splendens
Heavy blooming (up to 10-15 flowers at one time), vigorous, mounding 8-10 inch tall plants produce enormous, 4.5 inch, striped flowers. Needs less water than most flowers and is an excellent choice for edging paths, or plant in parking strips, rock gardens or containers. Most often grown as annuals, 'Big Kiss' gazanias are perennial in zones 9 and 10.
BIG KISS WHITE FLAME Gazania
Huge, 4.5 inch white blooms with bold rose stripes.
BIG KISS YELLOW FLAME Gazania
Enormous, 4.5 inch yellow flowers with bold mahogany red stripes.
NEW DAY SERIES Gazania SeedsGazania rigens
'New Day' gazanias were bred to form more compact, robust plants, with larger flowers, held on shorter stems. Growing 8-10 inches tall, they are stellar performers in containers, or in the garden as an edging or ground cover. Drought tolerant once established. Usually grown as summer annuals, 'New Day' gazanias are perennial in zones 9 and 10.
NEW DAY MIXTURE Gazania
A formulated blend of bronze-red, orange, pink, white, and yellow flowers.
NEW DAY BRONZE SHADES Gazania
Large, red to bronze flowers.
KISS SERIES Gazania SeedsGazania splendens
Heavy blooming, mounding 8-10 inch tall plants produce cheerful, flashy blooms. They need less water than most flowers and look exceptional placed in parking strips, mixed borders, rock gardens, or containers. Grown as a summer annual in most of country, 'Kiss' gazanias are perennial in zones 9 and 10.
KISS ROSE Gazania
Rose colored flowers with lighter tips.
GAZOO SERIES Gazania SeedsGazania rigens
Large 3 inch, brilliant, daisy-like flowers are held on strong stems, above vigorous, 10 inch tall plants. Compared to other gazanias, The Gazoo series needs less light to open its flowers, and the blooms stay open longer; they are the ideal landscaping gazania. Gazoo gazanias are unequaled in borders or containers. Grown as a summer annual in most of the country; they are perennial in zones 9 and 10.
GAZOO FORMULA MIX Gazania
Large, vivid, 3" flowers in shades of solid orange, solid cream, solid yellow, orange with ring, red with ring, and yellow with ring.
How to Plant Gazania Seeds
Sow seed in flats, press into soil and barely cover. Needs darkness to germinate. Cover flats with newspaper and keep out of direct sun. Kept at 70°F., germination is in 14-21 days. Transplant 12 inches apart.
Growing Gazanias: Full sun. Heat and drought tolerant, average water produces heaviest bloom. Deer and rabbit resistant. Attracts butterflies.