Fast-growing, bushy 12-15 inch tall South African annual with feathery foliage and masses of long-lasting gazania-like orange flowers that close at night and on cloudy days. Bloom is in summer and fall. Ursinia plants tolerate heat and need little water. Packet is 1 gram, about 600 seeds.
How to Plant URSINIA Seeds
Sow Ursinia seed in 2 inch pots or cell packs. Press into soil and barely cover. Kept at 70°F., germination averages 14-21 days. Transplant into the garden 8-12 inches apart after all danger of frost.