When it comes to flowers, you want something beautiful, unique, and perfect for the season. Daisies have been around forever and they are a favorite flower of many. So, choose the Gerbera daisy this summer! To learn more about Gerbera daisies, keep reading.
Gerbera daisies are South African. They were discovered in 1884 by Robert Jameson, but they are named after the German botanist Traugott Gerber. There are about 40 different documented Gerbera species, some of which are still native to South Africa. Gerberas are actually from the sunflower family and they always turn towards the sun, following it in the sky from east to west. A Gerbera looks like one singular flower, but it is actually a cluster of hundreds of individual flowers. They come in all colors naturally, except blue.
Many flowers have meanings when they are given as gifts. If you are looking to create a floral arrangement for a loved one, know that daisies are usually associated with innocence and beauty. The Gerbera Daisy specifically is associated with cheerfulness, making it the perfect flower for a birthday or get well soon gift. Because Gerbera Daisies come in so many different colors, they pair well with other flowers in a variety of arrangements. The Gerbera Daisy is the perfect flower to transform any average bouquet into a beautiful and personal arrangement for someone you love.
If you are on the hunt for the perfect Gerbera Daisies, visit Dragonetti Florist & Garden Center. You can purchase hand-crafted and hand-delivered arrangements from us. We have a wide selection of designs, bouquets, and other creative arrangements for you to pick from. An arrangement from us is a thoughtful and breathtaking gift for yourself or someone you care about. To get a custom quote, call Dragonetti at 718-241-3172 today!