Golden Stardust Coreopsis

Coreopsis x 'Golden Stardust'

Brilliant gold flowers with a deep red splash on each petal bloom on strong, upright stems that reach above the clumps of bright green foliage. A great choice for easy care borders, beds and containers, providing fantastic color from late spring to fall. Wonderful in mixed containers. An herbaceous perennial.
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Full sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationkor-ee-OP-sis
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 14 to 24 in. tall, 12 to 20 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring through Fall
Design IdeasThis is a highly versatile perennial that can change character with its surroundings. An outstanding cottage garden plant with casual sprawling character. Equally useful for sunny looks in more highbrow borders and rose beds. Line paths and walks with yellow daisies. Fill in sparse planters and add seasonal interest in evergreen compositions. An American native suited to wild, wildlife and indigenous plant gardens.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsMaiden Grass (Miscanthus); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Salvia (Salvia); Avens (Geum); Coneflower (Echinacea)

Thrives in average to lean, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in landscape during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Water containers when soil surface is dry. Fertilize monthly during growing season. Cut back mid- to late summer to encourage new bloom flush.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 7

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