Indian Blanket




Indian Blanket

Sunflower Family : Asteraceae

Latin Name : Gaillardia pulchella
Longevity : Annual
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – good
Livestock – fair

Remarks :

Also known as “Fire-wheel” and “Rose ring Gaillardia”. This plant is a bushy annual that grows to a height of 1 to 2 feet. Flowers from April to June, the leaves are eaten by whitetail deer. Indian blanket is the State Flower of Oklahoma. The Kiowa believed the flowers brought good luck. Adapted to dry, open, sandy soils.


Additional information

Weight1 lbs
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