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Gazania 'Tiger Eye' is a new variety of the useful Gazania, with bold variegated leaves of dark green edged with cream-gold and beautifully contrasting bright orange flowers with a brown centre. A water miser plant that survives harsh conditions like poor soil, pure sand and heat, it is a low growing ground cover. It is a tender perennial, meaning that anything more than light frost will knock it down. Likes a sunny spot with well drained soil.
Flower colour: orange and brown
Flowering season: spring summer autumn
Maximum height: 0.2 metres
Minimum height: 0.1 metres
Maximum width: 0.3 metres
Minimum width: 0.1 metres
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: Insects, bees.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.5-7.5
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.