Gallo Peach Blanket Flower

Gaillardia aristata 'Kiegalpea' PP #20,717

Perfect for a sunny border, this new compact selection boasts bright yellow petals with gold accents around a spiky yellow-orange center with red tips. Forms a tidy mound of soft silver-green leaves. Prolific bloomer, providing color from spring through early fall. Attractive in decorative containers. Useful in native gardens. Drought tolerant once established. Herbaceous perennial.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationgay-LAR-dee-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 12 to 16 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Late Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseCutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureCompact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Prefers loose, lean well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Clip spent flowers to encourage a more prolific repeat bloom. Cut back in late summer to encourage re-growth for better winter survival and a second blooming in fall. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-10

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