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Coreopsis ‘Autumn Blush’

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This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

This hardy hybrid out of C. auriculata 'Nana' begins flowering in the late spring with 2″ strawberry-eyed, butter-yellow flowers. Flowers form a mid-height canopy of color, which changes as the season progresses. Cooler temperatures of fall tint the flowers a strawberry pink. Continuous flower production and vigorous growth have made 'Autumn Blush' destined to become one of American gardeners' favorite plants.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 32″ / 26″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September

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SKU: CORAUTBLU Categories: ,
Common Name Hybrid tickseed
Family Asteraceae
Genus Coreopsis
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP18184
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time June, July, August, September
Flower Color Red, Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Mounding
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
How Different? It is the first hardy Coreopsis with this flower color. It is more compact than C. 'Red Shift'.
Landscape Value A great plant for the sun garden; use in mixed beds, borders, or the cottage garden.
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 32" / 26"
Soil (Garden) (Garden) Average, well-drained.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South, Pollinator Attractor
Comments Easy to grow and doesn't seed around.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.0
pH 5.8 – 6.8
Fertility Needs 50 – 100 ppm
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.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 6 – 8 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
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