UpTick™ Gold & Bronze Coreopsis

Coreopsis x 'Baluptgonz' PP #28,882

Pronunciation: kor-ee-OP-sis
SKU #42950
5-9

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OVERVIEW
Description This prize-winning perennial keeps its neat shape and performs well all summer long. Bright, golden yellow flowers with flashy, orange-red banded petals appear continuously above the vigorous, upright, mound of mildew resistant foliage. Perfect for massing in low maintenance borders or summer containers. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full sun
Watering Allow soil to dry slightly before watering.
Blooms Late spring through fall
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 12 to 14 in. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs
Problems/Solutions Deer Resistant
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container, Ground Cover, Edging
Design Ideas A beautiful native flower at home in meadows and wild gardens. Plant around the edges of wetlands or natural garden pools. Perfect for casual cottage or country gardens. Upscale enough to belong in traditional perennial borders. Rugged constitution thrives on banks and slopes in the sun. Good addition to spare shrub borders that need late season pick up. Stature is ideal for smaller urban gardens or in limited confines of entries and courtyards. Mass to intensify their color in open beds and borders.
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Switch Grass (Panicum); Salvie (Salvia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Avens (Geum); Yarrow (Achillea)
CARE
Care Thrives in average to fertile, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish root system; allow to dry slightly between intervals. Once established, reduce frequency. Fertilize in early spring. Prune lightly in mid to late summer to encourage a new bloom flush. Hard prune after flowering.
HISTORY
Lore Europeans conferred the common name for coreopsis as "tickseed" inspired by seed that resembles the insects. Some coreopsis species were widely used by Native Americans as medicine, a vitamin-rich tonic or merely as vegetable food.

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