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Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Arizona Apricot' - Blanket Flower
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Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Arizona Apricot'

Blanket Flower

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Arizona Apricot' blooms profusely even in the first year, forming a low, compact mound. Long-lasting flowers are large orange-red daisies with yellow tips, appearing from June into fall. Thrives in hot, sunny sites. Very attractive to butterflies. Drought tolerant once established. Great cut flower and container plant!

Blanket Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips:

This heat-loving, drought tolerant perennial thrives in full sun and average, well-drained soil. Regular deadheading will encourage fresh blooms from summer into late fall.

Height:

12 In

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Spread:

12 In

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 8

Characteristics & Attributes for Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Arizona Apricot'

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Growth Habit
Clump Type
Height
12-16 Inches
Attributes
Container
Drought Tolerant
Cut Flower
Edging
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
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