Scientific Name: Coreopsis grandiflora Hogg ex Sweet
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Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'
Recommended Temperature Zone:|
sunset: All zones
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part sun
Origin: North America
Growth Habits: Perennial, up to 2 feet tall (60 cm), 3 feet spread (90 cm)
Watering Needs: Little water once established, good drainage
Propagation: Seeds in autumn or spring, division in spring
'Sundance' is a recommended variety.
The coreopsis likes a well drained, sandy soil.
The Coreopsis has yellow daisy-like flowers, 2 to 3 inches wide (5-8 cm), in summer. They are excellent cut flowers. Keep picking them to push the plant to produce more.