|Common Name||Hybrid tickseed|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September, October|
|Flower Color||Pink, Yellow|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|How Different?||Novel Colored flowers and increased mildew tolerance.|
|Landscape Value||Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||10" / 14" / 12"|
|Soil (Garden)||Average, well-drained.|
|Water (Garden)||Average water needs in the garden.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Pollinator Attractor|
Coreopsis NOVA™ ‘Jewel’
Tight, attractive mound of clear green foliage looks tidy in the garden all season long. Summer and fall blooming with an abundance of unique and striking blooms. Each flower has a light, clean yellow center radiating out towards a gorgeous lilac edge that only deepens color with age . Creates an overall pop of warm, incandescent color. Hardy breeding with increased mildew resistance creates a long-lasting favorite for a sunny garden. Favorite of bees and other pollinators. Use in mixed beds and borders, as a mass planting, an accent, or in a container.
|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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