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Gaillardia Mesa Peach

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Poster: Mesa Gaillardia
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Gaillardia x grandiflora

Common Name: Blanket Flower

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 10b

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Early Spring

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Low Maintenance, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)

Height: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Width: 20 - 22" (51 - 56cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Very drought tolerant once established, Mesa shows intense, non-fading colour all season on upright, well-branched plants that perform well in landscapes and mixed containers.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 11 to 13 weeks
A First-Year-Flowering Perennial.
Supplied as clean seed. 

  • The first F1 gaillardia from seed puts out lots of fast colour on “no-flop” plants. 
  • More uniform in habit and flowering time than other seed gaillardia – easier scheduling and shipping.

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