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Coreopsis ‘Madras Magic’

This MARVELOUS Coreopsis has flowers that are bright and fresh, 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.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 14″ / 20″ / 16″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September

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Common Name

Hardy Coreopsis




Plant Type

US Patent #


Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

14" / 20" / 16"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season


Flower Color


Leaf Color


Average, well-drained


Special Uses


Nutritional Needs

50 – 100 ppm


Dormant in Winter

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings

Water (Garden)

Average water needs in the garden

Landscape Value

Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.

Finish Time to 4"

4 – 6 weeks

Grower Notes

Grow with 55 – 60° F nights and 60 – 70° F days. Pinch @ transplanting. Obligate Long Day plant. Provide night interruption or daylength 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

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