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Gaillardia pulchella 'Torch Yellow'/Torch Yellow Blanket Flower

Gaillardia pulchella 'Torch Yellow' / Gaillardia pulchella 'Torch Yellow'
Spreads up to about two feet
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Spreads up to about two feet

Flowers over and extended period in summer and fall

Flowers are a rich, lemon color

Blooming plants should be deadheaded to remove spent flowers

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Scientific Name: Gaillardia pulchella 'Torch Yellow'
Common Name: Torch Yellow Blanket Flower
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Annuals for the Cool or Cold Season
Comments: This drought tolerant variety is used in mass plantings, in containers and as a cut flower. There are over two dozen species of gaillardia native to North America, but the best ones on the market are hybrids. They are salt tolerant and can be used in borders and beds.