Botanical Name: Gazania species Add
Common Name: Gazania  
Plant photo of: Gazania species
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  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type

Ground cover


Height Range

Under 1'


Flower Color

Gold, Lavender, Orange, Red, Yellow, White, Multi-Colored


Flower Season

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Intermittent


Leaf Color

Green, Grey Green


Bark Color



Fruit Color



Fruit Season



Full, Half



Low, Medium


Growth Rate



Soil Type

Sandy, Clay, Loam, Unparticular


Soil Condition



Soil pH



Adverse Factors


Design Styles

English Cottage, Meadow, Ranch, Seascape


Accenting Features

Showy Flowers


Seasonal Interest

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall


Location Uses

Entry, Perennial Border, Foundation, Parking Strip, Patio, Raised Planter, Walkways


Special Uses

Mass Planting, Lawn Substitute, Fire Resistant, Small Spaces


Attracts Wildlife


Information by:
Photographer: Susan Frommer
  • Description

  • Notes

These ground covers will grow less than 1' tall and have medium size, gray green leaves with gold, lavender, orange, red, yellow, or white flowers that are present all year.
Planting Instructions: 1. Dig a hole 2 times the width and 1 and 1/2 times the height of the container. 2. Set rootball at ground level. 3. Prepare soil mix of equal parts soil and soil amendment. 4. Backfill with amended soil. 5. Build Basin and water.