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..
Heat it Up® Yellow Blanket Flower Gaillardia hybrid
FeaturesELECT me, I WON'T let you down.
Heat tolerant plants are a great addition to hanging baskets, containers and landscapes.Award WinnerContinuous Bloom or RebloomerDisease ResistantLong BloomingFall InterestHeat TolerantDeadheading Not NecessaryAttracts:BeesButterfliesResists:DeerNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:12 - 24 InchesTrails Up To:16 InchesSpacing:12 - 24 InchesSpread:18 - 36 InchesFlower Colors:YellowFlower Shade:YellowFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement: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).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To Hard FrostHardiness Zones:8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses 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 6,534
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Judy, Nova Scotia, Canada, 3 years ago
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