Gaillardia 'Monarch Large Flowering Mix'
Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Monarch Large Flowering Mix' is a good mix of plants with different flower colors including yellow, red and yellow, rusty red and many bicolors. A varied mix of plants are produced. The flowers are produced atop 2.5 to 3 foot tall stems and are 3 inches wide. Good cutting material and does very well in the landscape. Drought tolerant plants that do best on lean soils. Heavy soils make for short lived plants and rich soils make for plants that produce a lot of foliage and flowering stems that flop. Easy to grow and undemanding plants that flower over a long period during summer, taking heat and drought. With regular deadheading plants will bloom all the way till frost. Short lived perennials, if left to them selves they grow and flower well for three years then become 'woody,' Then they do not over winter too well. But with division every two or three years you can keep the best colors and plants for ever.