Blanket Flowers-Gaillardia

The blanket flowers (Gaillardia), is a genus of   hardy, drought-tolerant annual and perennial plants from the sunflower family (Asteraceae). The blanket flower was named Gaillardia after M. Gaillard de Charentonneau, an 18th-century French magistrate who was a patron of botany. The common name "blanket flower" comes from its resemblance to Indian blankets. It blooms yellow, orange, red and in their combinations.

Blanket Flowers (Gaillardia)
Blanket Flowers-Gaillardia

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

sir the first two pics re of Gerbera

Birdy said...

Thanks for the help, much appreciated. I have noted that lately, but due to my laziness could not removed them. I will create a separate post for Gerbera daisy in a day or two.
Once again thanks for your comment and help.