Gaillardia × grandiflora ‘Burgundy’
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Asteridae||A large class that encompasses asters|
|Order||Asterales||Flowering plants with a central disk flower and surrounding petals, like daisies|
|Family||Asteraceae||The aster family, which also includes daisies and sunflowers; from the Greek ἀστήρ, “star,” for the star-shaped flowers|
|Genus||Gaillardia||After Gaillard de Charentonneau, an 18th-century French magistrate, naturalist and patron of botany|
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Gaillardia × grandiflora ‘Burgundy’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 13 Jun 2010.
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8/27/2007 · Shore Acres State Park, Cape Arago, OR
≈ 4 × 2½" (10 × 7 cm)