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hello,ive just bought some gerbera daisies from asda 10p each,a good water and they are fine,plus a little rose,my question is do the daisys go in the garden or a house plant and do they last more than a year,and if i put the little rose in the garden with a ton of fertilizer in a terracotta pot would it be ok,ty chris




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Hi, although Gerbera are perennials, at best they're half hardy, there are about 40 species, which vary from half hardy to frost tender, so I would use them as summer bedding, they make good cut flowers if you have enough flowers ready at the same time, some tend to flower 1 flower at a time.
The Rose, [I'm presuming that it is a patio rose], I would also treat as a summer decoration, although they can overwinter, they don't seem to be as florif'erous in subsequent years, Derek.

29 Jul, 2018

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