- Color: Red and Yellow
- Aspect: Full Sun
- Height: 2.5-3 feet
Gaillardia – Blanket Flower
Short lived perennial - commonly named for the resemblance to colorful Native American blankets.
Growing instructions: Direct sow in a sunny spot. Seeds are small and light. Cover with a small amount of soil. Thin to 6-9 inches apart. Grows to 24-30 inches in free draining soil. Will grow in lean soil and is drought tolerant once established. Deadhead to encourage continual blooms from July – October. Will self-seed.