Blanketflower (Gaillardia aristata)

Erect native growing from 2 to 4 feet tall with large yellow and orange flowers that bloom from summer to fall. Attracts butterflies and bees.


Perennial with large yellow daisy-like flowers that attract butterflies and bees. Blanketflower blooms from June to August. Prefers full sun and dry soils, so this plant is drought tolerant.


Additional information

Scientific Name

Gaillardia aristata

Common Names

Blanketflower, Common Gaillardia, Great Blanketflower, Brown-eyed Susan

Bloom Time

Summer to Fall