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Dwarf Red Plains Coreopsis

Regular price $2.19
Coreopsis tinctoria (Asteraceae)
A hardy, upright annual very easy to grow from seed throughout much of North America. This dainty little plant will burst alive in the spring covered with mahogany red flowers. An ideal variety for mass plantings or as an accent in the garden. Prefers full sun in various soils. Excellent for soggy areas.

Suggested Use: Flower gardens, roadsides, mixtures, meadows, ditches.
Miscellaneous: An excellent variety for high rainfall areas. Will continue to bloom as long as adequate moisture is available.

Average Planting Success: 70%
Height: 1 - 2 feet
Germination: 15 - 30 days
Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 60°F - ­70°F
Sowing Depth: 1/16"
Blooming Period: April - August
Average Seeds Per Pound: 1,400,000
Seeds/Pkt: 1,225 - covers 25 sq. ft.
1 oz Covers: 1,361 sq. ft.
Seeding Rate: 2 lbs. per acre

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