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botanical name:
Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolour'
Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolour' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Blanket Flower
synonyms:  Gaillardia pulchella 'Sundance', Gaillardia 'Sundance', Gaillardia 'Sundance Bicolor'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.40m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red & yellow
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Rounded, fully double, yellow and red bicoloured flowers, very freely produced from July onwards. Short growing, bushy habit. Normally grown as a half-hardy annual.

Well drained soil in full sun or light partial shade.
Dead-head regularly to encourage flowering.

From seed sown btween February and April, on the surface of moist compost at around 20 to 25°C. Transplant when large enough to handle and after risk of frost.

Bedding schemes, borders, containers.

other notes:
All America Selections winner.
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