Tickseed (Coreopsis Big Bang™ Mercury Rising) in the Tickseeds Database

Trade name information:
Series: Big Bang™
Trade Name: Mercury Rising
Cultivar name: 'Mercury Rising'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 15 - 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Resistances: Deer Resistant


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Posted by BookerC1 (Mackinaw, IL - Zone 5a) on Oct 22, 2015 1:02 PM

This plant has a very open, airy form, with narrow leaves and a slightly sprawling habit. Each plant produces multiple blooms of dark cherry-red with golden centers.

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MissMew On September 27, 2016 Obtained plant
thequeen770 On March 18, 2017 Maintenance performed
Not really sure when I got this. It was here 9/2015 top terrace level in backyard. Covered with good soil in spring of 2016. Never died back completely this winter
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