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Gaillardia X grandiflora 'Goblin' - Blanket Flower
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Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Goblin'

Blanket Flower

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Goblin' is a dwarf selection of blanket flower with a neat mounding habit and colorful daisy-like maroon flowers with ragged yellow edges that appear June‚ÄďAugust. The flowers are perched on short stems above mounds of light-green, hairy foliage. Heat and drought tolerant, it actually prefers average to poor, well drained or dry soils. Very attractive to butterflies.

Blanket Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Removing faded flowers will greatly extend the blooming season. Cut the entire plant back to a few inches in early fall to encourage new, hardy growth.

Height:

12 Inches

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Spread:

12 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Goblin'

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Growth Habit
Fast Growing
Height
12-16 Inches
Attributes
Rock Garden
Container
Specimen
Cut Flower
Mass Planting
Naturalizing
Border or Bed
Drought Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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