Sunstar™ Gold Coreopsis
Coreopsis verticillata 'TNCORSG' PP #30,997
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
5428 Highway 153 Hixson TN 37343
- Ace Hardware Of Walden
2000 Taft Hwy Walden TN 37377
- The Barn Nursery, Inc.
1801 E 24th Street Place Chattanooga TN 37404-5801
- Grass Groomers
Dba: Backyard Nursery Chattanooga TN 37415
|Botanical Pronunciation||kor-ee-OP-sis ver-tiss-ih-LAY-tuh|
|Lore||Vibrant tickseeds provide easy-care color that will invite butterflies and birds to the garden. While several species of Coreopsis are rabbit resistant, C. verticillata is more prone to grazing bunnies, especially when young.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 24 in. tall, 30 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring through Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Flower Color||Red & Yellow|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Salvia (Salvia); Sedum (Sedum); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Speedwell (Veronica)|
Grows easily in average, well-drained soil; thrives in poor, sandy or rocky soils. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Remove spent blooms to encourage prolific bloom and prevent unwanted self-seeding. Fertilize in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9