Gaillardia aristata ‘Arizona Red Shades’ seeds – (Blanket Flower)

$4.60

This plant has flowers in brilliant red shades. It flowers abundantly and is a hardy plant which requires very little care.

Description

This compact plant has dark red flowers. It will bloom all summer for you and will perform better if you take the time to deadhead it. It is one of the few red coloured gaillardias available. It tolerates drought well and is a hardy plant which requires very little care. It is attractive to butterflies and bees. It will bloom the first year from seed.

Sowing advice
Sow in pots or trays in moist seed raising mix.Sprinkle with a very thin covering of seed raising mix as light assists germination.Keep moist but do not waterlog. Propagate at approx 20 deg C. Seedlings should emerge in 10 – 15 days.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Perennial

Common Name

Blanket Flower

Family

Asteraceae

Maximum Height

approx 30 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 20