The Gloriosa Daisy is a magnificent annual flowering plant that burst forth in autumn as shades of burnt red that turns to a beautiful golden orange-yellow. The blooms are impressive and large, generally measuring 4” to 9” in diameter. Gloriosa Daisies love full sun and are very heat and drought tolerant. Seeds are packaged and germination tested for current year.
Also, an exceptional cut flower, Gloriosa Daisy will last up to two weeks indoors in a floral arrangement. Growing up to 3’ tall, this annual makes a bright and amazing border plant, and is a perfect mix with white and pale shaded flowers. Gloriosa Daily is a proud, erect flowering plant that is extremely easy to grow from seed.
Plant duration: Annual or short termed Perennial.
Hardiness: Hardy. Can stand drought.
Soil type: Any well drained soil.
Seed sowing spacing: 6-12 inches.
Seed sowing depth: 1/16 inches from the soil surface.
Seed sowing time: March-April.
Seed germination: 1-4 weeks from the time the seeds are sown.
Sun exposure: Complete.
Growth: Quick and easy. The first year of the sowing witnesses the plant and the leaves of Gloriosa Daisy while, the flowers bloom in the second year. Will bloom the first year if the season is long.
Bloom period: June-September.
Physical Appearance: -Plant height: 2-3 feet. -Flower color: Yellow with Brown colored, conical center. -Flower size: 4-9 inches across. -Flower structure: Resembles Daisy flower. -General looks: Attractive.