Gerberas, with their colourful daisy flowers sitting on top of upright stems, are some of the most popular cut flowers.

Features

  • Striking
  • Cut Flower
  • Mix of vibrant colours

Product details

How

Press lightly (as seeds need light to germinate) into trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and water with a fine mist spray. Retain moisture by covering with glass or plastic cling wrap. Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle.

Care

Choose a sunny position with excellent drainage. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting and fertilise regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food. Do not over water. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem Snail & Slug Pellets.

Hint

Water around base of plant, keeping crown dry. Mulch with coarse material or gravel to avoid splashback onto plant.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space 40cm
Sow depth 3mm
Plant height 60-80cm
Germination 14-21 days
Germination (days) 17
Flowering 30-50 weeks
Flowering (days) 280
Plant variety Colour Mix
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

Related products

Accent on blue

This beautiful selection of flowers (in two separate packets based on plant height) allows you to create a living work of art in shades of blue.

Accent on Pink

This beautiful selection of flowers (in two separate packets based on plant height) allows you to create a living work of art in shades of pink. A long lasting display of garden colour and variety.


Project guides & articles