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Jam Tarts

Gaillardia spp.

Also known as

Blanket Flower

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

70cm

Max

45cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Jam Tarts Overview

Also known as blanket flowers, this genus contains around 24 annual and short-lived perennials. They produce bright, daisy-like flowers in colours of red, orange, yellow or combinations of these colours, usually with purple, red-brown or yellow, hairy centres. This genus has been developed, with multiple cultivars produced for ornamental use, some are bushier, others with larger or longer-lasting flowers.

Common problems with Jam Tarts

How to propagate Jam Tarts

Cuttings

Propagate species by seed in autumn or spring, selected forms by root cuttings in winter.

Seed

Other uses of Jam Tarts

Cut flowers, meadow plantings, borders

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