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Gaillardia sp., Blanket Flower

Gaillardia sp.

Blanket Flower
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: North America
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The drought-tolerant plant of the coastal dunes, with bright daisy-like single color and bi-color blooms in shades from buff to red to brown. An annual, which re-seeds itself. Grows to 1 ft tall.

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