Red Gerbera.

- Image ID: EC2RR5
Red Gerbera.
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Image ID: EC2RR5
Gerbera (/ˈdʒɜrbərə/ or /ˈɡɜrbərə/) L. is a genus of plants in the (daisy family). It was named in honour of Dutch botanist and naturalist Traugott Gerber (1710-1743) who travelled extensively in Russia and was a friend of Carolus Linnaeus.[3] Gerbera is native to tropical regions of South America, Africa and Asia. The first scientific description of a Gerbera was made by J.D. Hooker in Curtis's Botanical Magazine in 1889 when he described Gerbera jamesonii, a South African species also known as Transvaal daisy or Barberton Daisy. Gerbera is also commonly known as the African Daisy. read more : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerbera