Sunset Snappy Blanket Flower
Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Sunset Snappy'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||gay-LAR-dee-uh gran-dih-FLOR-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 14 to 16 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, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
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