|Common Name||Hybrid tickseed|
|US Patent #||PP20009|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||15" / 25" / 17"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Flowering Season||Summer, Fall|
|pH||5.8 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
|Nutritional Needs||50 - 100 ppm|
|Dormancy||Dormant in winter.|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||The only Coreopsis with pastel-yellow flowers which turn peach in cool weather. Compared to Coreopsis 'Crème Brûlé' it is more compact.|
|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|
|Comments||Easy to grow and doesn't seed around. Needs to have a well established root system to overwinter. Needs good winter drainage.|
|Grower Notes||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.|
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