Scientific Name : Coreopsis auriculata
Common Name : Tickseed
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 16 - 20" (41 - 51cm)
Height : 9" (23cm)
Width : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : An easy-to-grow perennial that is very weather tolerant.
Bright yellow-orange daisy-like flowers are perfect accents in rock gardens.
Its matting habit makes an excellent groundcover or edging plant.
Idea & Tips : Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system.
Feed with a general purpose fertilizer.
Grower Information : Small, daisylike flowers in brilliant orange-yellow on bushy plants with large, rounded, dark green, evergreen foliage.
Daylength : Coreopsis Nana is daylength neutral but does require bulking prior to flowering.
: Plant Maturity:
Cold treatment will optimize flowering.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed.