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Blanket Flower

Botanical Name
Gaillardia x grandiflora
Hardiness
Zones 3 to 10
Height
2 to 3 feet
Width
2 feet
Flowers
Summer: yellow, burgundy, orange, red
Light
Full sun
Soil
Loose, moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Blanket flower is a short-lived perennial, especially in heavy clay soils
  • Goldfinches enjoy the seeds of this continual bloomer
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Burgundy - wine red flowers, 24-30"
  • Sun God - yellow flowers, 24-30"
  • Dazzler - golden-yellow flowers with maroon centers

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