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Sunstar™ Orange Coreopsis

Coreopsis verticillata 'TNCORSO' Plant Patent Applied For

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42889
Loads of large, vivid, citrus-hued, red-splashed, sun-loving blooms from late spring through the heat of summer. This well-behaved, easy-care plant with vibrant color, mildew resistant foliage and a long bloom season is an exciting new Monrovia exclusive from the sensational Sunstar™ series. An herbaceous perennial.
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Allow soil to dry slightly before watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationkor-ee-OP-sis ver-tiss-ih-LAY-tuh
LoreVibrant 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 MaturityModerate growing; reaches 24 in. tall, 30 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Late Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed & Yellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry slightly before watering.
Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Sedum (Sedum); Salvia (Salvia); 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: 4-10

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