Gerbera Daisy plants come in 200 different varieties and are considered one of the most popular flowers in the United States and the fifth most cut flower in the world. Originating in South Africa and discovered in the late 1800s, Gerbera daisies arrested the imagination of gardeners and botanists as it was discovered that so many varieties could be easily cultivated. They have come to symbolize innocence, purity, and cheerfulness because of their vibrant colors. They are very easy to care for, whether in a vase/pot inside, or planted/potted outside.
Gerbera daisies are perfect for any occasion and, just like roses and tulips, each color represents a different emotion. They come in a variety of bright & bold colors including: red, orange, yellow, white, cream, and pink. The only colors they do not naturally come in are true blue and purple. Here at Billy Heroman’s, we have a variety of different arrangements featuring Gerbera daisies. whether you are sending them as a gift or decorating your own home.
Gerbera daisies make a the perfect centerpiece, and invoke that feeling of fresh-cut wildflowers. The large heads are made up of hundreds of petals of varying hues and shades, making each individual Gerbera a veritable color wheel all on its own. You can pair them with a variety of other seasonal flowers, or just use them to create a bright and cheerful design.
If you are looking to send a gift of happiness with Gerbera daisies, or use them to cheer up your own living space, Billy Heroman’s has the ideas and expertise to help you create the perfect design. Visit us at one of our three Baton Rouge Flowershops and be inspired.