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Gaillardia × grandiflora Sunset ‘Snappy’
Gaillardia × grandiflora Sunset ‘Snappy’
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Gaillardia × grandiflora Sunset ‘Snappy’

Blanket Flower

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.220.710

Blanket Flowers are valuable for their very long season of bloom. The Sunset Dwarf Series forms a low mound of gray-green, hairy leaves, bearing strong, upright stems. The flowers are made up of single rows of flat petals in a vibrant colour and fringed in shades of yellow. This selection features single rows of flat petals in purple-pink with creamy-yellow tips. Attractive to butterflies. Drought tolerant. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited. COPF.

Further details for
Gaillardia × grandiflora Sunset ‘Snappy’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Creamy Yellow
  Deep Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
   30-35 cm
   12-14 inches
   30-35 cm
   12-14 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate