Heliot Largeflower Coreopsis

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Heliot'

Easy to grow, prolific blooming, sun-loving perennial provides dazzling color from late spring to summer. Daisy-like flowers are splashed with burgundy-red at the base of each fringed petal, covering compact clumps of dense green foliage. A 2004 Fleuroselect Award winner.
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Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.

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Botanical Pronunciationkor-ee-OP-sis gran-dih-FLOR-uh
Average Size at MaturityCompact mound to 10 to 14 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate spring through summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseCutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureNorth American Native Selection, Waterwise, Pet Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates dry conditions once established. Shear old foliage before new growth emerges in spring. For continuous flowering, clip spent blooms regularly.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-11

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