‘Arizona Sun’ Gaillardia

‘Arizona Sun’ Gaillardia

Gaillardia x 'Arizona Sun'

Beautiful coneflowers appear over rich green foliage in summer. A great choice for brighten the garden with its bright red and yellow varieties.

Bloom/Feature

Orange red with yellow-tipped petals late spring through summer

Plant Type

AnnualsPerennials

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to -40 to -30°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerance, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Spreading Habit

Flowering Season

Spring to Summer

Use

Border, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

10-12" H x 10-12" W

Pruning

After flowering 

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants