Really good perennial for a full sun area. Blooms first year, but the 2nd year is really prolific with flower buds. Have ours growing in a rocky landscape that is well drained, in full sun in hot and humid South Carolina. Appears quite drought tolerant once the plant has established itself.
Gaillardia aristata 'Arizona Apricot'
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- Large showy flowers on a compact plant
- Long season of bloom
- Durable in sunny, well-drained spots
Gaillardia 'Arizona Apricot' lends a soft palate of yellow and apricot to the garden. It has a compact, uniform habit and requires little care once it is established. The beautiful blooms are produced from early summer into the fall. The flowers are apricot with yellow tips and a dark orange center. They have multiple rows of petals that help to give the flower a very full appearance. Gaillardia are native to the western U.S.
Uses: Beds, Borders, Containers, Cut Flower, Landscapes, Rock Gardens
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Drought & Heat Tolerant
Growth Habit: Mounding
Plants came healthy, grew and bloomed all summer.