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Gaillardia

'Sunset Snappy'


'Sunset Snappy' Blanket Flower




Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Gaillardia
Cultivar
'Sunset Snappy'
Category
Perennials
USDA Hardiness Zone
5
Canadian Hardiness Zone
4 - 6a
RHS Hardiness Zone
H7
Temperature (°C)
-29 - (-23)
Temperature (°F)
-20 - (-10)
Height
30 - 35 cm
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Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
MayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
General Description
A long blooming perennial with purple-pink flowers and yellow tips.
Landscape
Excellent as a container plant, in flower beds or borders.
Cultivation
Grow in full sun in a well-drained soil. Once established, they are remarkably draught tolerant, but may exhaust themselves quickly and behave as short-lived as perennials.
Shape
Compact mounding habit.
Growth
Fast
Pests
No notable pest or disease problems.
Habitat
Horticultural origin.
Leaf Description
Grey-green pubescent leaves.
Flower Description
Flowers are purple-pink with yellow tips and don't fade throughout their exceptionally long bloom time.
Propagation
Propagate through root cuttings in winter or by careful division.
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