|Common Name||Hybrid tickseed|
|Plant Series||Coreopsis PIE™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP22479|
|EU Grant #||EU34799|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September|
|Hardiness Zone||9, 10|
|How Different?||It has a very compact habit, cherry red flowers, and deep green leaves.|
|Landscape Value||Use in mixed beds, borders, mass planting, as an accent, or in a container.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||5" / 20" / 7"|
|Soil (Garden)||Average, well-drained.|
|Water (Garden)||Average water needs in the garden.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
|Comments||Easy to grow and doesn't seed around.|
Coreopsis ‘Cherry Pie’
'Cherry Pie' makes a cushiony mound covered with small, deep red daisies with overlapping petals. A perfect habit! Works well in the front of the border in a full sun location.
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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.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 5″ / 20″ / 7″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September
|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. For highest quality, bring in liners in fall to bulk for early spring sales.|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||6 – 8 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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