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Gerbera is a popular houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as easy to bloom and a fast grower with a whopping 930 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Gerbera likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Gerbera belongs to the Gerbera genus, and is native to Northern Prov. to Eswatini.
Also known as
transvaal daisy, Gerbera Daisy, Gerbera, Gerbera jamesonii. and gerbera jamesoni
How to care for Gerbera
Gerbera needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Gerbera love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Gerbera does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Gerbera after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.