Burgundy Blanket Flower

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Burgundy'

SKU
03542
A reliable perennial with gray-green foliage and dazzling, daisy-like, burgundy-red flowers all season long! Long bloom season make this plant well-suited for perennial borders. Blooms from early summer until frost if kept deadheaded. Thrives in poor soils, and very heat and drought tolerant once established.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering

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Botanical Pronunciationgay-LAR-dee-uh gran-dih-FLOR-uh
Average Size at MaturityGrows to 2 ft. tall and wide, blooms reach to 3 ft.
Bloom TimeEarly Summer to Fall
Design IdeasUseful, dwarf form with dazzling daisy-like flowers in hot yellow, orange and red. Long bloom season and petite stature make them well-suited for containers. The showy blooms cover the top of this plant all season long. Heat tolerant. Thrives in poor soils. Evergreen perennial.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseFirescaping/Fire Wise, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureNorth American Native Selection
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering

Provide a site with well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Shear spent flowers to encourage prolific repeat blooming.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9

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