Coreopsis Madras Magic boasts bright and flamboyant blooms with striking two-toned colour, shifting from a deep shade of red that gently fades to pale pink on each petal tip. Each flower adorns slender stems and grass-like feathery foliage, creating glorious undulating mounds of colour and texture throughout the summer and early autumn.
Makes the perfect addition to mixed beds and borders or alternatively within containers. Plants are easy to maintain and retain a neat and tidy habit. Prefers well-drained soil in sun. Height 35-40cm (14-16”). Spread 50cm (20”). Hardy perennial.
Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Prairie Style planting, Small Gardens
Bees and Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Pest Resistant, Suitable for Container
Sun or Partial Shade
35cm (14"), 40cm (16")
SoilFertile and well drained.
FloweringMay/June to October
Additional InformationExtremely drought tolerant. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Dead-head to prolong flowering. Great for containers and borders. Propagate by division in early spring. Hardy perennial down to minus 5, or la little lower providing the soil is very well drained. Tinkerbell Red and Solar Dance is fully hardy.
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