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Gerbera 'Hello! Pumpkin'

Hello! Pumpkin Gerbera

Gerbera

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This variety features continually blooming, large orange double flowers; a wonderful accent for the garden or containers; highly mildew resistant and heat tolerant

Description

This variety features continually blooming, large orange double flowers; a wonderful accent for the garden or containers; highly mildew resistant and heat tolerant

Landscape Attributes

Hello! Pumpkin Gerbera is an herbaceous annual with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep. Trim off the flower heads after they fade and die to encourage more blooms late into the season. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Hello! Pumpkin Gerbera is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Rock/Alpine Gardens;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting;Hanging Baskets

Planting & Growing

Hello! Pumpkin Gerbera will grow to be about 14 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 14 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. Although it's not a true annual, this fast-growing plant can be expected to behave as an annual in our climate if left outdoors over the winter, usually needing replacement the following year. As such, gardeners should take into consideration that it will perform differently than it would in its native habitat.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

(annual)

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

18 inches

14 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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