Blanket Flower

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Gaillardia aristata (Blanket Flower)

Gaillardia aristata(Native)

Blanket Flower is a short lived native perennial wild flower perfect for sunny locations and well drained soil. The showy flowers of Blanket Flower are a nice addition to your butterfly garden and also make a great cut flower. Gaillardia aristata prefers full sun but will tolerate partial shade. The daisy-like flowers bloom summer to fall in shades of red and yellow. Blanket Flower is a native wildflower of our Midwestern plains and prairies.

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Showy and easy-to-grow
Prefers sunny, dry sites
Attracts butterflies


18-24 Inches



8-16 Inches


USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 9

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