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Limerock Ruby Coreopsis Plant

  • - Tickseed
  • - Height: 18-20 inches
  • - Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • - Exposure: Full Sun
  • - Bloom Time: Spring-Fall
  • - Each Quart contains 1 Limerock Ruby Coreopsis Plant
Plant Features

The Limerock Ruby Coreopsis Plant is a Tickseed developed by Mary Ann Faria of Limerock Plant Farm in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Once a rarity for Coreopsis, red is becoming more prevalent, this ruby-red color catching everyone's eye. Purely scarlet, the heat resistant blossoms have sunny yellow centers and sit atop airy, fern-like foliage, sometimes covering it almost completely. Even people who do not care for red in their gardens are planting this cultivar! Known to attract butterflies!

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 Mounded
Flower Color Red
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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Limerock Ruby Coreopsis

Again, great shape after delivery, and was in the best packaging I have ever seen from a garden  company.

From Theo | April 18, 2013

Limerock Ruby Coreopsis

This plant, like the other coreopsis plants I ordered, arrived already blooming. Beautiful, vivid color. A great addition to my garden.

From Dolores | October 27, 2012