Opera Rose is a compact grower with lots of large blossoms. They are a wonderful pink, with hints of orange, yellow and white and a dark button in the middle. Leaves are lobed, green-grey in color.
Arctotis is native to South Africa.
Most have a compact habit growing about 12″ to 14″ tall and can spread to 3′ across. They should not be given too much summer water because it makes them open and leggy. Full sun. Trim spent blossoms to encourage continuous bloom. Primary bloom time is late winter through spring, but it is expected that they will bloom sporadically throughout the year.
Breeders name is KLEAT12610
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P20083
Found in Gondwana,
At the intersection of the main path and the start of the stepping stones.
We acquired this plant from Hidden Acres.