Coreopsis Gold Nugget

Hybrid Tickseed

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24" (Plant 2' apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Mid-Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 6-10   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Red
Patent: #19,946
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Blazing red eye accentuates swarms of golden daisy-like flowers. Extremely long blooming, compact mound of bright green ferny leaves. When Coreopsis Gold Nugget is mixed with orange and red flowers it creates a floral fireworks display. Coreopsis are heat and humidity tolerant.

This new variety combines the best traits of several Coreopsis for superb appearance and long blooming performance.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Birds
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant

Coreopsis General Information:

Bright and cheery selections will attract butterflies and birds to your garden. Coreopsis are great cut flowers that last up to 2 weeks after being harvested. Superb in the border-reliable. Just give them some sun and enjoy the show. Coreopsis naturalize with ease. Cold hardy, floriferous and easy to grow.

Coreopsis Plant Care:

Of the easiest care, likes a hot dry spot. Deadheading (removing spent blossoms) extends blooming, so pick a few for cut flowers while you are in the garden. Leave new fall growth at the base for overwintering. Benefits from division every 2-3 years in spring.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: COGN