Red Gerbera Daisy
Overview & Benefits
Compact with short, thick flower stems, this gerbera daisy isn’t just striking, it’s efficient and versatile, too. Enjoy early and uniform flowers from spring through the summer. Encourage more blooms all season by clipping flowers as they fade. Clip them earlier and make beautiful flower arrangements to enjoy indoors. Easy to care for, gerbera daisies can be planted in-ground or in containers, alone or surrounded by other plants.
Pairs Nicely With
- Product Specs
- Comes to you as a 5” plant
- Flourishes with part shade to full sun
- Grows to 8-10” tall
- Enjoys 8-10” of personal space
- Needs protection from frost
- Happiest with Miracle-Gro® soil that is evenly moist
- Thrives when fed continuously with Miracle-Gro® plant food
Where to use
Gerbera daisies can be enjoyed in-ground, in containers, and indoors.
Great planted in flower beds and borders.
On their own or surrounded by other plants, they are striking in containers, hanging baskets, and window boxes.
Large blossoms and clean stems make gerbera daisies great for cutting and enjoying in a vase indoors.
Plant gerbera daisies with bacopa that also likes light shade, caladium, with its bold foliage, or dusty miller, for a nice contrast against the silver foliage.
Using with Other Products
Use Miracle-Gro® soil and Miracle-Gro® plant food for your best blooms yet.
Enjoys moist soil. Water when soil feels dry to the touch.
What to Expect
Early flower producer
Strong, thick stems with big flowers
Deadheading encourages more blooms