Prairie Gaillardia

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Prairie Gaillardia

Gaillardia aestivalis var. aestivalis
Lanceleaf Blanketflower
1

2 feet
1

2 feet
Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico.
  • Central Texas
  • Texas
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Very Low
  • Flowering
  • Attracts Pollinators

About This Plant

Sun to partial shade. Narrow, lance-shaped leaves on rigid stems, branching toward the top; flower stalks terminate in yellow rays, lobed at the margins and occasionally reddish at their bases. The slender plants grow up to 2 ft. Prairie gaillardia is a showy, prolific bloomer.

Maintenance

Clip off blooms after seeds have fallen to extend blooming period.

Features

Plant Type:
Wildflowers
Size:
1-2' H, 1-2' W
Sunlight Requirements:
Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Sandy
Wildlife:
Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators
Flower Color:
Red, Yellow
Bloom Time:
May, June, July, August
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:
No

This plant goes well with

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