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Coreopsis verticillata Sweet Marmalade

Scientific Name : Coreopsis verticillata
Common Name : Tickseed
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : None or when needed only
Spacing : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height : 12" (30cm)
Width : 18" (46cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Flowers open deep orange and mellow to soft apricot-yellow.
Blooms can become bright yellow in very high temperatures.
Bushy mounds of mid-green, narrow, linear leaves.
Idea & Tips : Prefers well-drained soil in full sun.
Can shear after first flush of blooms and cut back to ground in Spring.
Flowers will be more yellow than orange in high heat.
Grower Information : Flowers open deep orange and mellow to soft apricot-yellow; can become bright yellow in very high temperatures.
'Sweet Marmalade'
Protection InformationPP20,702
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Must Have Perennials┬«
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    • Bloom Months:
      June to July

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