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Coreopsis Uptick™ Cream (Tickseed)

(Uptick™ Series) Large blooms that are a crisp and clean creamy-white grow on tall skinny stems with green fern-like foliage. Low maintenance and mildew resistant. Tidy, mounded habit.

Blooms late spring through late summer
14″ tall x 14″ spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar

(Sombrero® Series) Bright peppery red overlapping petals surround an orange-brown rounded cone and grow en masse above bright green foliage. Rapid growth rate.

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

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

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Double blooms of light rose pink petals with light pink midribs and 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 mid-summer
2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Diploid
Rebloomer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Fragrant
Dormant
Salt tolerant

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Golden brown feathery plumes emerge high above green and yellow variegated foliage. This grass is infertile, making it non-invasive. Grows in an upright clumping, dwarf habit. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms late summer to winter
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
2.5-3 ft tall x 2.5-3 ft spread
Salt tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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(Sugar Buzz® Series) This perennial features dark burgundy buds topped with magenta flowers that grow on fragrant dark green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-summer
1.5 ft tall x 2-2.5 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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Petite spikes of violet blue flowers on dark purple calyces grow on bright green stems in round clumps, along with deep green aromatic lanceolate foliage. Moderate growth rate. *Mutation of S. ‘East Friesland’.

Blooms early summer
1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant
Fragrant

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Spikes of vivid, violet blue grow in a dense habit, along with deep green ribbed foliage that trails halfway up the stems to meet the flower blooms. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid- to late summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

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Long-blooming intensely brilliant orange blooms with deep yellow centres rise charmingly on dense foliage of fresh green thin stems and leaves. Upright habit.

Blooms early summer to fall
8-10″ tall x 15-18″ spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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(Uptick™ Series) Large cream coloured blooms with dark purple-red centres grow tall on thin stems with medium-green foliage. Tidy compact habit.

Blooms late spring through late summer
10-14″ tall x 10-14″ spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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