Coreopsis hybrid 'Big Bang Mercury Rising'

Tickseed


Photo courtesy of Growing Colors

  • 2" Velvet red flowers
  • Narrow green foliage
  • Continuous summer bloomer
  • Mounding, clump forming habit
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Coreopsis is easy to grow. Prefers well-drained soil and full sun.  Once established, it is drought tolerant.


Height: 15-18 in
Spacing: 24-36 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Container
  • Long Blooming
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water