Indian Blanket Seeds

Indian Blanket Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $13.69
1/4 Pound $32.59 41% Savings
1 Pound $70.39 68% Savings
5 Pounds $272.99 ($3.41/ounce) 75% Savings
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  • This quick-growing annual is a colorful addition to any wildflower meadow
  • Annual; Fast and dependable bloomers
  • North American Native Wildflower
  • Adaptable to both sun and partial shade
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height 12 to 24 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Indian Blanket Seeds

Gaillardia pulchella

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Gaillardia

Another delightful North American native flower, Indian Blanket is the annual cousin of Blanket Flower. Plant Indian Blanket Seeds in a variety of climates and conditions. They prefer full sun but can tolerate some partial shade as well. Indian Blanket tends to be a speedy and prolific bloomer, so it's a great choice for gardeners looking for quick fix! This beauty is also popular in Oklahoma, where it's known as the state flower.

Planting Information

Planting Indian Blanket Seeds

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/8 inch
Plant Spacing 12 to 18 inches
Plant Height 12 to 24 inches
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
View our Blanket Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 279 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 15,800 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 63,200 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 252,800 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft
5 Pounds 1,264,000 Up to 1.25 Acres

Companions Plants

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