sulphureus), blanket flower
, sunflower and black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) - were also visited by Melissodes species, a taxonomic relative of S.
ABOVE Blanket flower
(Gaillardia) features gorgeous golden tips and requires moderate water.
Deadhead summer bloomers such as blanket flower
(Gaillardia), cosmos, and Mexican hat (Ratibida).
Isla bedstead from floral bed set from stripe sheet set from check blanket flower
cushion small ribbed blue jug floral bloom curtains from , Next
Wants: wild flowers that will grow in zones eight to nine, bird's eyes, black-eyed Susan, blanket flower
, coneflower, cornflower, Mexican hat, scarlet flax, standing cypress, toad flax
Plant blanket flower
, coneflower, marigolds, rudbeckia, and zinnias for flowers through fall.
Rudbeckia hirta Plant with blanket flower
, 'Coronation Gold' Black-eyed Susan yarrow, and Salvia farinacea.
PERENNIALS: Alstroemeria, aster, begonia, blanket flower
, brachycome, campanula, coreopsis, cranesbill, daylily, dianthus, diascia, gaura, Jerusalem sage, Nemesia fruticans, Origanum, penstemon, purple coneflower, Rudbeckia, Russian sage, Santa Barbara daisy, scabiosa, silene, statice, summer phlox, Tagetes lemmonii.
Pinch or snip off blossoms of blanket flower
and pincushion flower one at a time.
This 10- by 75-foot prairielike section combines blue grama grass (Bouteloua gracilis) with perennials, including blanket flower
(Gaillardia grandiflora), butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), Penstemon barbatus, and Thelesperma filifolium.
The low-water-use zone, featuring blanket flower
and daylily, required 12 inches.
Warm-toned yellow, orange, and red flowers, like those of blanket flower
(Gaillardia grandiflora), also complement the dry look of the grass's seed heads.
Add summer color that will bloom into fall with nursery starts of asters, blanket flowers
, chrysanthemums, coreopsis, and rudbeckia.
These include geraniums, blanket flowers
, sunflowers, marigolds, zinnias, salvias, and black-eyed Susans.
A few roadside black-eyed Susans and blanket flowers
and gay feathers were transplanted that first summer.