Gerbera Daisy Colors

Gerbera Daisy Flowers - Introduction

Gerbera Daisy flowers are ornamental plants that belong to the sunflower family. They come in a vibrant rainbow of colors like bright pink, snow white, sunny yellow, and ruby red.

The gerbera daisy was discovered by Scotsman Robert Jameson in the year 1884 near Barberton, South Africa. But the meaning of its common name is derived from German naturalist Traugott Gerber. The scientific name of this beautiful flower is Gerbera jamesonii. They are also a classic symbol of beauty.

How to use Gerbera daisy flowers

  • Gerberas are great flowers for adding color to any room or garden.
  • Gerberas are often chosen for celebratory occasions such as weddings and birthdays.
  • A brightly colored bouquet of gerbera daisies sent as a 'Get-well gift' helps to lift the spirits of the recipient.
  • Daises stand for beauty and cheerfulness.
  • Red Gerbera Daisies are sent to express passion and love.
  • Pink color of Gerbera Daisies stand for appreciating some one.
  • Yellow - If you want to make some one cheerful choose Yellow color.
  • White is for purity and innocent.

Gerbera Daisy Flowers Arrangement

Gerbera daisies can be arranged in various ways as per your imagination, using just one color or using assortment of colors.

They are also known as flowers for all seasons, hence can be used for Church decorations, wedding decorations, wedding bouquets, wedding centerpiece etc.

Growing Gerbera Daisies

Daises are easy to grow in the garden. They are successfully grown under different conditions in several areas of the world. They stand for beauty and cheerfulness. They are great flowers for adding color to any room or garden.

Earlier they were grown from seeds and cuttings. But now new techniques are used in Gerbera Daisy cultivation such as in-vitro technique for multiplication. Using this technique, it is now possible to produce large amounts of a new variety in a relatively short span of time.

Gerbera Daisy Garden
Gerbera Daisy Garden

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RTalloni 5 years ago from the short journey

Gerberas en mass make a wonderful statement in a landscape. I'm looking forward to seeing what's available this spring. Thanks for sharing the photos.

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lex123 6 years ago Author

Thanks craftybegonia for visiting this hub and leaving your valuable comment. It means a lot to me.

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craftybegonia 6 years ago from Southwestern, United States

Really pretty hub, beautiful gerbera daisies!

sandhya 6 years ago

marvelous pictures! really cool

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D.A.L. 6 years ago from Lancashire north west England

beautiful hub with beautiful photographs. Thank you.

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lex123 6 years ago Author

Thanks sofs for your visit and the wonderful comments. Yes, flowers make wonderful gifts at all times.

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sofs 6 years ago

Beautiful pictures, loved them!! Flowers make wonderful gifts and are welcome at all times happy and sad! Thank you for sharing!

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