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Gaillardia aristata

Also called Great Blanketflower


More About Gaillardia aristata

  • Yellow tipped petals with dark red bases surrounding reddish brown eyes
  • Lance-shaped dark green leaves

Zone:

4

Height:

40-60 cm

Spread:

40-60 cm

Colour:

Bicoloured
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Blanket Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips

Prefers average to dry, well drained soils in full sun but will tolerate many soil types. Dead head as necessary for additional blooms. 


Gaillardia aristata Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Xeriscape

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Rooftop (extensive)
Naturalizing
Roadside planting