Gazania Splendens is a hardy little plant that makes a wonderful ground cover.
It is covered with large 3 - 4 inch blooms ranging in colors of red, yellow, orange, white and pink, flowering over a long period in summer.
They make a wonderful perpetual ground cover in areas where they are perennial.
Average Germ Time: 12 days
Light Required: No
Depth: Do not cover the seed but tightly press into the soil
Soil Type: Well-drained, especially in winter; pH 5.8 - 6.8
Moisture: Keep seed moist until germination
✅ Sow seed 1/4 inch deep in seed-starting formula. Firm lightly.
✅ Keep the soil moist, but not wet until established.
✅ Seedling emerge in 7-14 days at 68-86 °F.
✅ When they emerge put them in a bright space, a sunny windowsill or below a fluorescent light on 16 hours/day and off 8 hours at night.
✅ Before planting in the garden, seedling plants need to be “hardened off”. Keep young plants in a sheltered place outside for a week. Be sure to protect them from wind and hot sun at first. If frost threatens at night, bring containers indoors, then take them out again in the morning.
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All seeds germinated and plants are growing nicely and be ready for planting within the next two weeks.
These seeds germinated very quickly. Hopefully I'll get some flowers soon and I can provide an update.
I haven't started these seeds yet but I've ordered seeds from this seller before and they were great. High germination and true to variety.
I was hoping these flowers would grow, the color looked so beautiful. So far I have not had one seed germinate outdoors, directly seeded. I didn't use all of the seeds I received, so I'll try germinating some indoors, and writing another review if I get different results.
Decent germination percentage.