Arizona Sun is famous for its neat, compact habit and large flowers; add crimson–red blooms and you have Arizona Red Shades! One plant produces 100s of blooms early summer through early fall. Only 12" tall and wide, it takes heat and drought; blooms best in poor soil. Gaillardia aristata 'Arizona Red Shades'
Gaillardia aristata 'Arizona Red Shades'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:10 - 12 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Summer till early fall
Winter Care:Mulch in more northern areas.
Flower Form:Pinwheel blooms with multiple petals and a prominent central disk.
Foliage Type:Lance-shaped, hairy, grayish green leaves.
Pruning:Remove spent flowers to encourage longer flowering.
Soil Requirement:Well drained
Watering Requirement:Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
4/29/19 - 6/7/19
4/29/19 - 6/21/19
7A & 7B
4/1/19 - 6/21/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/24/19
2/11/19 - 5/24/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 17th, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 20th, 2019