WANTED: does gerber daisy make seeds?

donnablue37April 12, 2006

i was wondring if you can get seeds from a gerber daisy.i picked the dead looking flowers off them and looks like there might be seed but i ant sure if it is seed or not.how can i tell if it is seed and how to i save them?

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romando(9b/10a , sunset 17)

Yes, they do! When you plucked off the dead flower, did it have dandelion-like white fluffy stuff? The seeds are brown bits at the bottoms of these fuzzy things. From what I understand, gerbera daisies are tricky from seed, but each flower yields lots of seed, so keep trying!
amanda 'romando'

    Bookmark   April 12, 2006 at 2:12PM
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barefootin(Z6 PA)

I think mine seeded itself as this year I have more plants coming up half way across my yard..lol

    Bookmark   April 12, 2006 at 2:42PM
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donnablue37

thanks.yes i saw the seeds and gonna be watching them for all the blooms that fall off.i didnt know you could save them and have seed.

    Bookmark   April 12, 2006 at 5:56PM
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hoff2002(z4WI)

I am looking for some seeds

    Bookmark   October 15, 2008 at 10:56PM
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