Gaillardia x grandiflora ‘Goblin’
Native to much of the U.S. Low-growing summer bloomers with daisy-like flowers in warm colors—yellow, bronze, scarlet. Plants thrive in heat and need good drainage. Easy to grow from seed and fine for cutting and borders; often reseed.
Hybrid of G. aristata and G. pulchella. Grows to 2–4 ft. high and 1 1/2 ft. wide, with roughish gray-green foliage and single or double flowers 3–4 in. across. Much variation in flower color; range includes various warm shades of red and yellow, with orange or maroon bands. Exceptionally long bloom period for a perennial—early summer until frost. Plants flower the first year from seed.
This is a good compact variety (1 ft. tall) with large deep red flowers bordered in bright yellow.
The tomato is an Andean native. Easy to grow and prolific, tomatoes are just about the most widely gro...
Heavy bloomer with bright orange petals tipped in yellow grows to about 1 1/2 ft. high.
Native to North Africa. Grows 1–1 1/2 ft. tall and wide; rather sprawling. Light green leaves. N...