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Gaillardia x. grandiflora Sunset Mexican (Blanket Flower)

**NOT FOR SALE** This plant is discontinued and no longer available. This page is retained for reference only.

(Sunset Series) These daisy-like flowers don petals that are bright yellow at the tips and fade midway down to a watermelon-pink eye, and bloom from a burgundy centre. They grow on thin stems with sparse grey-green leaves in a bushy habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
High salt tolerance

Other plants in the Sunset Series


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info USPPP, COPF