Gazania Linearis (gazania linearis): Gazania linearis is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name treasure flower. It is native to southern Africa, particularly South Africa, but it can be found in other parts of the world with similar climates where it has taken hold as an introduced species, such as in California and New Mexico in the United States. Gazania linearis is a mat-forming or clumping perennial herb growing from rhizomes. Its leaves have long…
Hardy Gazania Colorado Gold (gazania linearis): A hardy gazania native to south Africa. Was a PlantSelect winner in Colorado several years ago, due to its hardiness, tenacity, and beauty. Full sun, drought tolerant, hardy to zone 5.
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For a family to own and work a spot of land in Colorado for just one growing season is a feat of perseverance, temperance, tenacity, and luck. The Edgars have done it for more than 100 years.