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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
14" / 20" / 16"
|Most Active Growing Season|
5.8 – 6.8
50 – 100 ppm
Dormant in winter.
Dry moderately between waterings.
Average water needs in the garden.
Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.
|Finish Time to 4"||
4 – 6 weeks
100% survival at USDA zone 5 Colorado State Trials after winter 2017.
Grow with 55 – 60° F nights and 60 – 70° F days. Pinch at transplanting. Obligate Long Day plant. Provide night interruption or day-length extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. For highest quality, bring in liners in fall to bulk for early spring sales.
Coreopsis ‘Madras Magic’
This newest introduction to the MAJARAJA™ series of C. verticillata type Coreopsis has flowers that are two-toned burgundy with light pink tips. The advantages are the hardiness, the clean, manicured habit, the extremely long bloom time, and the feathery, mildew resistant foliage.