Sunset Candy Blanket Flower
Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Sunset Candy'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||gay-LAR-dee-uh gran-dih-FLOR-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer to Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Switch Grass (Panicum); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Sedum (Sedum); Catmint (Nepeta); Salvia (Salvia)|
Provide well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Clip spent flowers and fertilize monthly for prolific bloom. Prune to 3 in. from ground in early spring. May be divided every 2-3 years.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9