The gerbera’s strength is that it brings a big helping of gaiety into the home! Its fresh colour and playful shape suit every interior and every event, so gerberas are always the right choice.
Colours and shapes
When you think of gerberas, you think of colour! The gerbera’s basic colours are white, red, yellow, pink, purple, orange and green. The flowers are also available bicoloured, multicoloured and in various colours derived from the basic colours. The flower’s beautiful heart can be black or green. In other words: there’s plenty of choice when it comes to colour. The shape is always cheerful: single and double flowered, pom-pom and spider shapes. Have you noticed that when a child draws a flower, it’s always in the shape of a gerbera?
The gerbera has no symbolic meaning, but why should that matter? With its colourful and sunny appearance it makes your home more cheerful and welcoming straightaway. Its presence means: you make everything more beautiful!
The gerbera is an unscented flower which is part of the Asteraceae or Compositae family. It originates from South Africa, Asia, South America and Tasmania. Some 900 million gerberas a year are produced in the Netherlands with 600 different varieties of colour, shape and size. She’s one popular lady!