Arctotis and gazania

John MacGregor
Tue, 02 Dec 2003 21:20:55 PST
on 12/2/03 7:47 PM, Nan Sterman at Talkingpoints@PlantSoup.Com wrote:

> The gazanias reseed themselves but I've not had the arctotis do the
> same.  That said, however, arctotis are extremely easy to start from
> cuttings.
> BTW, gazania is so tough here that the states plant them along
> highways.  In fact, throughout the western US, gazanias are commonly
> called "freeway daisies."

I thought freeway daisies were Osteospermum.  The joy of common names! ;-)

John MacGregor
South Pasadena, CA 91030
USDA zone 9   Sunset zones 21/23

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