Other names: Blanket flower
Characteristics: Perennial 25 cm
Seeds per packet: 50
Gaillardia Goblin is a dwarf form of the Blanket Flower that gives an impressive bold summer display. Outstanding for edging, borders, rock gardens or containers.
Prefers a light to medium well-drained in an open sunny position.
Tropical: Autumn & Winter.
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer or Autumn'
Cold: Late Spring and Early Summer or Late Summer.
Sow: 2 mm deep.
Sow direct and thin to 30cm apart or grow in trays and transplant when large enough to handle, avoid excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 10-20 days.
Plant space: 30 cm
Flowering: 28 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.