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Sunset Celebration Blanket Flower

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Celebration' PP #26,969

SKU
40881
Perpetual, rich red flowers that will not fade in the summer heat. Blooms from late spring or summer, right up until frost if spent blooms are regularly removed. A showy and easy to grow addition to sunny beds, borders, and container plantings. An herbaceous perennial.
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Botanical Pronunciationgay-LAR-dee-uh gran-dih-FLOR-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 14 to 16 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring to Late Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry slightly before watering.
Companion PlantsSalvia (Salvia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)

Thrives in organically rich, loose, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild, periodic drought. Feed sparingly. Remove spent blooms to encourage profuse flowering. Cut back to 3 in. above ground in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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