How to grow Gerbera

Gerbera grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Gerbera also known as African Daisy, Gerbera perennial evergreen or annual used as fragrant ornamental plant also as floristry, can grow in tropics, mediterranean, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+ as perennial or as 4+ as annual.

Leaves color green the leaves wavy in opposite lobbing to lobes shape leaf mostly deeply serrated.

Gerbera flower

Flower color can be: white, purple, pink, red, yellow or orange, its multi petals flower the petal shape it’s elliptic that connected in the middle in round shape, some cultivars in the middle small round petals, the inner part of the flower color can be yellow black or brown.

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How to grow Gerbera growing and care:

More than -1C, Mulch

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
All year, in cold climate spring

Pests and diseases:
Powdery mildew, aphids

Pruning season:

How to prune:
For design, all the season dead flowers and leaves

Size of the plant:
20-120 cm, 8-48 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Round flowers with multi petals the petal shape it’s elliptic that connected in the middle in round shape, some cultivars in the middle small round petals, the inner part of the flower, color can be yellow, black or brown, the outer part color can be: white, red, purple, pink, yellow or orange,

Scientific name:


How to grow Gerbera

Gerbera plant flower red and yellow

Gerbera plant grow and care

White & pink Gerbera flowers

Gerbera flowers

Growing Gerbera flowers

Red Gerbera flowers

Gerbera plant care

Yellow Gerbera flowers


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Black flower
  • Brown flowers
  • Orange flower
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • White flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Annual plant
  • Evergreen
  • Herbaceous
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Floristry
  • Fragrance
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 4
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9