Gerbera Flowers – Lalbagh Gardens

Here’s two Gerbera flowers captured in Lalbagh Botanical Gardens during the August 2015 Flower Show.

Gerbera Flower

Gerbera Flower - Lalbagh Botanical Gardens - Saravana Kumar

I had a great liking for Gerbera flower cultivation but unfortunately it just remained my wish.
Red Gerbera
Gerbera Flower (Red) 
According to Wikipedia, the Gerbera flower is the fifth most used flower in the world. The first being roses.

The flower is named in honor of the German Botanist Traugott Gerber and is also known as the African Daisy. It is a popular commercial crop and large scale cultivation can be seen across India