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Gaillardia aristata Arizona Sun (Blanket Flower)

These daisy-like flowers don petals of crimson with bright yellow tips and bloom from a dark red centre and grow on thin stems with sparse olive-green leaves in a bushy habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1 ft tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
High salt tolerance


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar