Coreopsis rosea 'American Dream' (Tickseed)

Bright pink petals surround a yellow centre and sit atop thin wiry stems with foliage resembling grassy leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to late summer
2 ft tall x 1.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar

Sunny, bright pink petals droop slightly from a coppery-orange centre cone and bloom on strong stems. Slow growth rate.

Use as cut or dried flowers. Be sure to keep some flowers in the garden over winter, as the blackened heads provide cold-season garden interest, as well as food for finches and other winter birds.

Blooms mid-spring to summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Delicate near-white petals with a yellow-green throat rise high above full green foliage. Slow growth rate.

The common name comes from the fact that each flower only lasts for no more than 24 hours- they open in the morning and wither before the following evening- some to be replaced by another flower on the same scape.

Blooms early summer
2.5 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Diploid
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

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Pinkish-red feathery plumes emerge high above green, finely textured foliage that turns shades of yellow, gold and burgundy in fall. The foliage, if left to grow tall, provides winter interest and can be used as shading or screening. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms late summer to winter
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
4-8 ft tall x 4-5 ft spread
Salt tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Attracts birds 

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This perennial features small green buds topped with pale pink and white flowers that grow on fragrant green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 0.75-1 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone

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Violet-blue flowers on erect purple stems, compact gray green foliage, blooms early summer to fall, 1 – 1.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft – 1 ft wide, full sun

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Dense, upright terminal spikes of tiny, fuchsia-pink blooms from early to late summer. Compact, bushy habit. 1-1.5′ tall x 1-1.5′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.

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Deep wine red blooms hold an orange centre on thin stems with deep green threadleaf foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to late summer
1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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(Lil’ Bang™ Series) Large white flowers with a burgundy eye that grows larger in cooler temperatures sit atop thin stems and mid-green mildew resistant foliage.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit tolerant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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