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Greenhouse Production of Gerbera Daisies
J. Raymond Kessler
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Pages / Length: 6
Publication Date: 02/10/1999

First discovered in South Africa, gerbera daisies (Gerbera jamesonii) were not produced in North America until the early 1920s. In this six-page publication you will learn about the gerbera’s history, as well as about well as about cultivars developed particularly for greenhouse production. Includes recommendations for choosing a cultivar, plus guidelines for seed propagation, growing media, fertilization, light, watering, temperature; crop scheduling, and an easy-to-use guide to common insects and diseases.