Coreopsis grandiflora Sunfire

Butter Daisy, Tickseed

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 18-20" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Burgundy
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Award winning Coreopsis selection. Delightful golden yellow petals with a deep burgundy center bloom from late June through October. A very long blooming and undemanding plant. Native to SE United States and Mexico. Long stems make for nice bouquets.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Web Exclusive
  • Attracts Birds
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

Coreopsis General Information:

Coreopsis grandiflora, commonly called large-flowered Tickseed, is native to southeastern U.S. 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, even okay in a hot dry spot. Deadheading (removing spent blossoms) can extend 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, if desired.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: COSF