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Coreopsis grandiflora 'Sunfire'
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Plant Type: Hostas

Delightful golden yellow petals with a deep burgundy center bloom from the middle of the summer through to fall.  Great in mass plantings or containers. A very long blooming and undemanding plant, perfect for brightening up any landscape!  Long stems make for nice bouquets.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Plant in average, well-drained soil in a full sun location. If grown in moist or fertile soils, Coreopsis tends to become floppy. Deadheading spent blooms promotes flowering. Divide every three years.


Flower Color

Yellow with burgundy base

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

20-22 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

18-20 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture

Average to moist soil

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Cut flower, Showy flowers, Middle of the Border, Mass Plant, Edging

Bloom Time

All summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

medium

Seasonal Interests