Go Back Blanket Flower Monarch

Gaillardia 'Monarch'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Native to open, hot plains, this drought tolerant and adaptable wildflower boasts beautiful bright red daisy-like flowers with bronze-to-yellow colored tips that are up to three inches in diameter. Thrives in heat and provides a continual supply of bright and cheerful cut flowers throughout the summer.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Red and yellow

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

1-1.5 ft.

Good Companions

Plant Height

1-2 ft.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture

Low water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Exceptionally long bloom time, Showy flowers, Meadow , Bank

Bloom Time

June to September

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

Fast

Seasonal Interests