Gazania rigens ?;
Hooghly Today : Gazania ?: (17 images) This is small (below 1 ft. high) ornamental and all plants seems to belong same taxon.
Gazania linearis (Thunberg) Druce. ???
Gazania splendens! Very wonderful ground cover using all over the middle east for gardening purpose. It is a perennial plant with gorgeous flowers. We have many varieties in Riyadh, KSA
Very beautiful flowers … This plant is also good for hanging pots.
Thank you very much .., they are very beautiful indeed. FoI hosts more spectacular ones – http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Gazania.html.
Gazania rigens (L.) Gaertn. (Asteraceae)
It is Gazania rigens (G. splendens), not G. linearis, for the later should be yellow or orange only. Do not know other differences.
Please have a relook at the plants in this thread, as per the key in – https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/indiantreepix/6_Nef_VKkpA/cJKWtwfKQwgJ.
I’m attaching bigger pictures.
Though the leaves in these plants are variably involute, the same can be seen in http://keyserver.lucidcentral.org/weeds/data/03030800-0b07-490a-8d04-0605030c0f01/media/Images/Gazania_linearis/gazania%20linearis12.jpg (source : http://keyserver.lucidcentral.org/weeds/data/03030800-0b07-490a-8d04-0605030c0f01/media/Html/Gazania_linearis.htm)
Garden Flower For ID : California : 07JAN15 : AK-8 : 4 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1).
Small garden flower seen in Los Angeles on 5/10/14.
wish your pictures of these things had open flowers…
this seems to be the trailing Gazania… a popular ground cover but cant be sure.. leaves are of Gazania but the center of the “flower” ????
Gazania rigens var is common in xeriscaping
appears to be Gazania rigen var leucolaena
Thanks for the suggested id and additional information. ……
Does look like the suggested id.