• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat, until established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 12 to 15 inches tall, 12 to 18 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Long Bloom Season
    Blooms:
    Summer to Fall
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:kor-ee-OP-sis
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Reaches 12 to 15 inches tall, 12 to 18 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer to Fall
    Flower color:Multicolored
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Speedwell (Veronica); Sedum (Sedum); Salvia (Salvia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Once established, water occasionally during drought; more in extreme heat or containers. Fertilize lightly in spring. Shear mid- to late summer to encourage a new bloom flush. Divide in fall or spring as needed.Pruning time: fall, after flowering is finished. may be divided in fall or early spring as needed.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat, until established.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    From the Big Bang™ series, this selection is from breeder Darrell Probst of central Massachusetts. The result of ten years of intensive breeding involving up to 8 different Coreopsis species, these improved perennial forms are evaluated for hardiness, extended duration of flowering, distinctive flower forms, improved disease resistance, vigor and improved plant habit.