Gaillardia x grandiflora | Blanket Flower

This is a hybrid between Gallardia aristata and Gallardia pulchella. Mature size of plants range from 2 to 4 feet high, depending on the selection. In hot summer regions locate plants where they will receive afternoon shade. Many cultivated varieties are available. 'Arizona Sun' is a dwarf selection reaching less than 1 foot high. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 2 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: light green

Flower Color: yellow, red

Flower Season: spring, summer, fall

Wildlife: butterflies