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Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple' (Treasure flower 'Blackberry Ripple')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.3m
Max height
0.25m
Max spread
1-2 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple'

Other names

Treasure flower 'Blackberry Ripple'

Genus

Gazania Gazania

Variety or Cultivar

'Blackberry Ripple' _ 'Blackberry Ripple' is a low-growing, tender to half hardy, evergreen perennial with lance-shaped, green leaves and, throughout summer, yellow-centred flowers with dark purple-pink petals turning cream at the edges.


Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple' is: Evergreen

Habit

Spreading

Flower

Purple, Pink, Cream, Striped in Summer

Foliage

Grey, Blue in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse leafhopper , Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Thrips , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse leafhopper , Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Thrips , Vine weevil

Grey mould Grey mould

General care

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Seed


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Where to grow

Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple' (Treasure flower 'Blackberry Ripple') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.25m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Beds and borders, Containers

Cultivation

Plant in poor, free-draining soil in a sunny position in open ground or a container. Deadhead regularly for continuous flowering. Under glass, grow in loam-based compost with added sharp sand in full light. Water freely in growth; keep just moist in wint

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South

Exposure

Exposed

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple'

Other names

Treasure flower 'Blackberry Ripple'

Genus

Gazania Gazania

Variety or Cultivar

'Blackberry Ripple' _ 'Blackberry Ripple' is a low-growing, tender to half hardy, evergreen perennial with lance-shaped, green leaves and, throughout summer, yellow-centred flowers with dark purple-pink petals turning cream at the edges.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Spreading


Colour

Flower

Purple, Pink, Cream, Striped in Summer

Foliage

Grey, Blue in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse leafhopper , Glasshouse red spider mite , Glasshouse whitefly , Leaf-mining sawflies , Thrips , Vine weevil

Specific diseases

Grey mould

General care

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Gazania 'Blackberry Ripple' (Treasure flower 'Blackberry Ripple') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.25m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Beds and borders, Containers

Cultivation

Plant in poor, free-draining soil in a sunny position in open ground or a container. Deadhead regularly for continuous flowering. Under glass, grow in loam-based compost with added sharp sand in full light. Water freely in growth; keep just moist in wint

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South

Exposure

Exposed

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

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