Taxon: Gaillardia pulchella Foug.

Genus: Gaillardia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 70936
Place of publication: Mem. Acad. Sci. (Paris) 1786:5. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Nov-2017 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Nov-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • annual gaillardia  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • fire-wheel  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Indian blanket-flower  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • rose-ring blanket-flower  (Source: Glea Cron) - English
  • rose-ring gaillardia  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • gaillardie  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • kurzlebige Kokardenblume  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • ten-nin-giku  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • sommarkokardblomster  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • tian ren ju  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide F NAmer)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Nebraska
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Sonora, Tamaulipas
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Colorado, Montana
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Florida, Virginia

  • Naturalized

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal Madeira Islands
    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan Ryukyu Islands
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: Cook Islands ; French Polynesia
    • Southwestern Pacific: New Caledonia
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas ; Cuba ; Hispaniola

  • Cultivated


  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Czech Republic ; Slovakia
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France


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  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Castelo, E. et al. Cátalogo de Autoridades de Asteráceas Mexicanas y Actualización de Tribus Heliantheae y Eupatorieae. 2003-2005 (L Aster Mex)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. 1963 (Glea Cron)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. 1993- (F India)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


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