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Gaillardia pulchella

Common name rose-ring blanketflower
Family asteraceae
Life cycle annual/short-lived perennial (
Flowers red/yellow (summer)
Size 12-24"
Light sun
Cultural notes drought-tolerant, needs well-drained soil
From seed germinate at room temperature with exposure to light
detailed seed-starting info below

This is a parent of several garden blanketflower hybrids. We'll see how the plain species does in our garden.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 70F with light (78%G, 6-10d)

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