Gaillardia pulchella: Firewheel (Indian Blanket)
Family: Aster, Composite
Location: Holliday Lake State Park: Road into park
Habitat: Sandy areas, waste areas, roadside
- Approximately 1—2 feet tall with characteristic pinwheel of color.
- Short lived perennial or annual.
- Found throughout the United States.
- NOTE: Not listed as alien anywhere but Virginia Native Species List.