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Coreopsis Red Shift


Large butter yellow flowers around 4" across, have a red centre which gradually increases so the flowers become ruby red as the summer warms then cools, hence the name Red Shift. No two flowers will be the same. Flowering from June to October on ferny foliage, they are extremely drought tolerant and attractive to bees and butterflies. Great for containers and borders. Prefers sun in well drained soil. Height & spread 45-60 (18-24"). Hardy perennial. Supplied as young plants.
Flower Colour
Red, Yellow

Other
Bees and Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Suitable for Container

Hardiness
Hardy Perennial

Delivery
May onwards

Flowering Time
Long Flowering, Summer & Autumn

Aspect
Full Sun

Spread
45-60cm (18-24")

Height
45-60cm (18-24")

Coreopsis

Soil

Fertile and well drained.

Position

Sun

Cutting

Yes

Flowering

May/June to October

Additional Information

Apply a generous layer of mulch during the colder months to preserve moisture levels and to protect the roots from frost. Coreopsis are relatively drought tolerant, however they should still be watered during sustained periods of drought. Deadhead to prolong flowering and prune back the stems during autumn so they are just above the soil level. Hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 05 Jun 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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