Origin: South America.
Morphology: It is a creeping, spreading plant. It has blooming yellow, orange, red, pink, white flowers like rose. There are also layered flowering ones.
Production: Sowing of seeds is done at the beginning of the mild months.
Planting spacing and distance: They are planted with 15 x 20 cm spacing and distances.
Climate: It requires full sun, warm-temperate climate. Withstands drought, can grow on poor soil or gravel. It can grow in any type of soil, with sandy, permeable, fertile and slightly dry soils. Too much moisture and nutrients adversely affect flowering.
Usage: It is used in groups in parks and gardens. In addition, it is suitable to be kept in cases on balconies, in front of windows or on terraces in large pots.
Disease-Pests: Pythium and aphids are important diseases and pests.