|Seasonal Interest:||Spring to early fall|
|Color/Feature:||Various colors such as wine-red or yellow.
|Maintenance:||Remove spent flowers for continuous display. Cut back untidy growth in late summer. Allow seed heads to completely dry prior to trimming.|
Attracts butterflies. Xeriscapic,
Texas native. An excellent cut flower
with a vase life of 6 to 10 days.
Perennial varieties include Gaillardia
grandiflora and aristata. Annual
varieties such as gaillardia pulchella –
Indian Blanket are also available
Learn about other water-wise perennials for Lubbock County, courtesy of Lubbock Master Gardeners Association.