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Heat it Up® Yellow Blanket Flower Gaillardia hybrid

Exposure
  • Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Flower Season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
Mature Size
2' 3'
Height
12" - 2'
Spread
18" - 3'
  • Details

    Features

    ELECT me, I WON'T let you down.

    Heat tolerant plants are a great addition to hanging baskets, containers and landscapes.

    Award Winner
    Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
    Disease Resistant
    Long Blooming
    Fall Interest
    Heat Tolerant
    Deadheading Not Necessary
    Attracts: 
    Bees
    Butterflies
    Resists: 
    Deer
    Native to North America

    Characteristics

    Plant Type: 
    Annual
    Height Category: 
    Medium
    Garden Height: 
    12 - 24 Inches
    Trails Up To: 
    16 Inches
    Spacing: 
    12 - 24 Inches
    Spread: 
    18 - 36 Inches
    Flower Colors: 
    Yellow
    Flower Shade: 
    Yellow
    Foliage Colors: 
    Green
    Foliage Shade: 
    Green
    Habit: 
    Mounded
    Container Role: 
    Filler

    Plant Needs

    Light Requirement: 
    Sun
    Maintenance Category: 
    Easy
    Bloom Time: 
    Planting To Hard Frost
    Hardiness Zones: 
    8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
    Water Category: 
    Average
    Needs Good Drainage
    Uses: 
    Border Plant
    Uses: 
    Container
    Uses: 
    Landscape
    Uses: 
    Mass Planting
    Uses Notes: 

    Great in landscapes and containers. It is an interesting component plant in combinations.

    Maintenance Notes: 

    Gaillardia will perform best in well-drained, moist soil, but can tolerate dry conditions, even drought conditions once established. It can also tolerate poor soils, heat and humidity. It has no serious disease issues.

    Heat it Up® Yellow Gaillardia hybrid 'G15270' USPP 32,654, Can PBRAF
  • 1 Review

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    • I discovered this plant this summer...from day one it has bloomed none stop..does not drop its petals, and the spent bloom is so pretty I don't even dead head it. It has also doubled in size since June... looking for more for next year..

      Judy
      , Nova Scotia
      , Canada
      , 1 year ago
  • 25 Awards

    Award Year Award Plant Trial
    2020 Top Performer North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
    2020 Leaders of the Pack North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
    2020 Top 12 Performer University of Florida - Fort Lauderdale
    2020 Highlight Plant Week 8/3 North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
    2020 Top Performer University of Georgia
    2019 Top Performer - Mid Season Michigan State University
    2019 Top Performer Cornell University
    2019 Perfect Score all Season Oregon State University
    2019 Top Performer South Dakota State - McCrory Gardens
    2019 Perfect Score Louisiana State University - Hammond Research Station
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