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Gaillardia Gallo Bi-Color

Blanket Flower Gallo Bi-Color is a new compact variety with a deep red center and gold tips. Blooms late spring to late summer. Excellent for containers and drought tolerant. PP#20718 (Gaillardia aristata)

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Plant - 3" pot

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Details:

Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Plant Size: 10-12" tall, 10-12" wide
Light: Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Bloom Time: Late spring to late summer
Shipping: Shipping begins in late March based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

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Details
SKU 7GAIL
Common Name Blanket Flower
Botanical Name Gaillardia Gallo Bi-Color
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Red, Yellow
Estimated Mature Height 10-12" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 10-12" wide
Bloom Time Late spring to late summer
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Foliage Color Green
Evergreen N/A
Native N/A
Planting Season Spring, Summer
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Well Draining
Amount of Rain N/A
Suggested Uses Hummingbirds & Butterflies, Containers, Cut Flowers, Borders, Extended Blooms
Additional Information N/A
Special Groups N/A
Ideal Growing Region N/A
Ships to Canada No
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    Veronica Purpleicious

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  • Coreopsis Moonbeam

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Description

The Gaillardias are one of the great glories of American wildflowers, carpeting whole landscapes to the horizon in the plains states and the west. The natives are the famous yellow and white pinwheel bi-colors. In our wildflower seed department, we sell the much-loved annual, Indian Blanket, and the native perennial as well, G. aristata, often called Blanket Flower.

But hybridizers are always anxious to improve native plants, no matter how beautiful they may be. And in this case, they have. Goblin is one of the oldest, and still probably the most popular hybrid, with very large flowers and a long bloom season.

Many other newer hybrids emphasize one color or the other--the red or the yellow. And in very recent years, even the flower form has changed. With Fanfare, we were introduced to Gaillardias with tubular ray petals, each one a miniature flaring trumpet. Now that form is expanded with the exciting new Commotion group. And the stunning new Dakota Reveille has turned the whole flower into a fluffy ball of petals.

All are great garden perennials, tough as oaks, great for color, and as dependable as they come.

Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Veronica Purpleicious

    Veronica Purpleicious

  • Garden Gloves

    Garden Gloves

  • Coreopsis Moonbeam

    Coreopsis Moonbeam

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4.0

SHORT AND SWEET SPLENDOR

By TARHEEL

from DELAND.FL

Comments about Gaillardia Gallo Bi-Color:

COLOR IS EVEN BETTER THAN SHOWN! BLOOMS EARLY. WILL ORDER AGAIN AND IN LARGER GROUPING

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Picture perfect plants

By aholmestn

from Sevierville, TN

Pros

  • Drought tolerant
  • Hardy

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Gaillardia Gallo Bi-Color:

      I planted mine in beds with my new trees and they have thrived through out this hot dry summer in Tennessee. The plants are 3 feet wide and full of blooms.

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      Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
      • Veronica Purpleicious

        Veronica Purpleicious

      • Garden Gloves

        Garden Gloves

      • Coreopsis Moonbeam

        Coreopsis Moonbeam

      Shipping

      Shipping begins in late March based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

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      As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Some perennials are shipped as potted plants, some as perennial roots packed in peat.  The ‘Details’ tab describes how that item will ship. All perennials and spring-planted bulbs are packaged to withstand shipping and are fully-guaranteed. Please open upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

      Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our Shipping Information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or Contact Us by email.

      Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
      • Veronica Purpleicious

        Veronica Purpleicious

      • Garden Gloves

        Garden Gloves

      • Coreopsis Moonbeam

        Coreopsis Moonbeam

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