Plants That Survive and Thrive on the OBX – Gaillardia
Join the Master Gardener℠ volunteers of Dare County as they discuss plants that have been proven to survive and thrive here on the OBX!
These flowers are prolific on the barrier islands and will grow in the soft sand along beach walkways. These perennials now thoroughly naturalized from North Carolina to Florida, with North Carolina being its northern limit. They are a must-have here on the Outer Banks.
- Blooms Summer to Fall
- Drought and salt tolerant
- Prefers full sun
- Attracts pollinators
- Fast growing
- Insect and deer resistant
- No serious disease problems
Check back in the coming weeks to learn about more plants that survive and thrive on the Outer Banks.
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