Gaillardia aristata - Blanketflower

Native to open, hot grasslands, this drought tolerant and adaptable Blankeflower boasts beautiful bright red daisy-like flowers with bronze-to-yellow coloured tips that are up to three inches in diameter. Gaillardia aristata thrives in heat and provides a continual supply of bright and cheerful cut flowers throughout the summer.

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  Red & Yellow
  All Summer
  Full Sun
  1' - 2'
  Sand to Loam
  Dry to Medium
Approx. 50 seeds per pack - 370 seeds per gram

Attracts Butterflies!
Makes Great Cut Flowers!

All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.

SEED GERMINATION INFO

Indoors: No pre-treatment necessary other than cold, dry storage. Start at least 4 weeks before outdoor night temperatures are reliably in the 10 C (50 F) range. Plant seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep in pots. Keep moist but not soggy and very warm (21 C - 70 F). When seedlings are 5 cm (2 in.) tall, transplant into the garden spaced 30 cm (1 ft.) apart.

Outdoors: Sow seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep outdoors in either late fall or early spring.
 

Gaillardia aristata - Blanketflower

  • Product Code: C14100
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $3.95