Coreopsis Ruby Frost Special Item New Item

Hardy Jewel™ Series

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Type: Perennials
Height: Short 16" (Plant 30" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Red / White
Patent: #21,758
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Deep ruby red velvety flowers are fringed with icy white. Extremely long-blooming, this gem from the Hardy Jewel™ Series is attracting lots of attention!

The dainty, finely-cut foliage of Coreopsis adds texture and interesting contrast to surrounding perennials. They can be used in a naturalized planting on a sunny bank or in the traditional border. Coreopsis is lovely paired with Echinacea or Campanula. Road salt tolerant.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Birds
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • OK in Containers
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Humidity Tolerant

Coreopsis General Information:

Coreopsis are superb in the border. Reliable, long blooming daisy-like flowers are produced from early summer into fall. Just give them some sun and enjoy the show. Coreopsis naturalize with ease and will attract lots of butterflies and birds to your garden. Bright and cheery, they make great cut flowers.

Coreopsis Plant Care:

Needs a nice sunny well drained spot. Very easy to grow. Remove top one third of plant with hedge shears after flowering to freshen foliage. Spreads underground, so division every 2-3 years may be necessary to contain girth.

$14.95 $13.46 ea.
(3+) $14.50 $13.05 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: CORF