|Common Name||Tall coreopsis|
|US Patent #||PP19147|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Hardiness Zone||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||60" / 32" / 72"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Bloom Time||August, September|
|Most Active Growing Season||Summer|
|pH||5.8 - 6.8|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
|Nutritional Needs||50 - 100 ppm|
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|How Different?||It is a gold foliage form.|
|Landscape Value||Excellent in meadows, and in the back of the border. Grows great in heat and humidity of the south and east US.|
|Finish Time to 4"||4 - 6 weeks|
|Comments||Needs heat and humidity to perform its best. Thrives in poor, sandy or rocky soils with good drainage. Divide every three years.|
|Grower Notes||Grow with 55 - 60° F nights and 60 - 70° F days. Pinch when 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.|
Coreopsis ‘Lightning Flash’
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