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Gaillardia REALFLOR® ‘Fanfare Blaze’

Gaillardia x grandiflora

REALFLOR® ‘Fanfare Blaze’ is the first in the new Fanfare breeding program from the UK, and has all the standout features from the team who brought you the benchmark selection Gaillardia ‘Fanfare’ – unique pinwheel blooms, compact tight habit, exceptionally long flowering period, Early spring-fall. Zone 5 hardy. ‘Fanfare Blaze’ brings all this plus the new color palette to the garden with unique blooms in warm burnt orange tones. A real sun lover, Drought tolerant once established. Unsurpassed performance in containers, beds, borders. A star of the future.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zone 5 (-20°F or -28°C), currently testing
  • Unique pinwheels of warm-orange tubular blooms
  • Exceptionally long flowering period
  • Same great habit as Gaillardia ‘Fanfare’
  • A gorgeous impulse plant

Patent Status: PP 23,494

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 5 - 9
Height: 8 to 12-inches
20 to 30-centimeters
Spread: 12 to 18-inches
30 to 46-centimeters
Seasons: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Orange-red
Foliage Colors: Green, Grey-green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact-mounded
Usage: Container Gardens, Containers, Garden border, Landscapes, Mass landscape planting, Pollinator Plant, Pots
Patent Status: PP 23,494
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 12 to 14-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Gaillardia REALFLOR® ‘Fanfare Citronella’
Gaillardia REALFLOR® ‘Fanfare Showtime’
Gaillardia REALFLOR® ‘Fanfare Amber Glow‘