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Big Bang™ Radioactive Coreopsis Plant

18.95
  • - Tickseed
  • - Height: 16-18 inches
  • - Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • - Exposure: Full Sun
  • - Bloom Time: Spring-Fall
  • - Each Quart contains 1 Big Bang™ Radioactive Coreopsis Plant
Plant Features

Big Bang™ Radioactive Coreopsis Plants are impossible to miss! Bringing oodles of velvety, bright red blooms tipped in orange and finished with a vivid yellow eye, these little beauties bring the warm side of the color wheel to your landscape. Tickseed are easy to grow perennials that tolerate a range of soils, even dry soil in hot sun drenched areas. Once established they are drought tolerant. Butterflies enjoy the nectar while wild birds will eat the seed heads when they are done flowering. Deer and rabbits tend to avoid this plant.

Companion Planting: Aster, Echinacea, Grasses, Penstemon, Salvia

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 6+ hours
Soil Moisture Moist to Dry
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Sandy soil
Fertilizer When transplanted and then once every Spring
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Height Category Medium
Mature Spread 16-18 inches
Habit Upright
Flower Color Orange, Red, Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Attracts Butterflies, Wild Birds
Features Cut Flower, Heat tolerant
Garden Styles Butterfly Garden, Container Garden, Cottage Garden, Prairie Garden, Rock Garden, Roof Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Borders and Edging, Filler, Water Conservation
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Pet Friendly No
Plant Type Hybrid
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