A Gaillardia in our garden

@allknowing (68630)
India
August 22, 2017 5:07am CST
There must have been a stray seed in that lot of seeds that my friend had given me. I saw this plant but did not know what it was until this flower emerged. This Gaillardia has a single row of petals but normally they come in several layers. Yet another addition and I hope to preserve the seeds.
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@ilocosboy (35676)
• Philippines
22 Aug 17
Is gaillardia the same as zinnia or in the same family?
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@allknowing (68630)
• India
22 Aug 17
No. Gaillardia is Gaillardia and Zinnia is Zinnia (lol)
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@ilocosboy (35676)
• Philippines
22 Aug 17
@allknowing but the flower and its petals are just the same, even the leaves are the same.
@allknowing (68630)
• India
23 Aug 17
@ilocosboy Not the same!!!!
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@DianneN (82056)
• United States
22 Aug 17
Wow! Such an usually pretty color!!!!!
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@marlina (76603)
• Canada
22 Aug 17
Very nice color.
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@Kandae11 (40222)
22 Aug 17
it is quite pretty.