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'Burgundy' blooms are just that — a deep red with red and yellow center

'Burgundy' has an attractive, low-mounding habit

'Burgundy' Blanket Flower
Gaillardia aristata 'Burgundy'

Asteraceae

Deep wine-red daisy-like flowers with yellow centers bloom throughout the summer amid robust, low-growing, pubescent gray-green leaves.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: rounded/mounded

Plant Use: Beds and borders; as cut flowers.

Propagation:
seed
Light Requirement: full sun

Flower Color:
dark red
Bloom Period:
early summer
mid-summer
late summer
Height: Minimum: 20 inches      Maximum: 30 inches

Width: Minimum: 24 inches     Maximum: 36 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: For those who may be weary of the standard annual and perennial Gaillardia colors of yellow and red, this is a nice alternative. A good choice, also, for hardiness, long life, long bloom period.


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