PlantsTickseeds→Tickseed (Coreopsis lanceolata 'Radiana Tigrina')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Dry achenes
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Red, heavily marked with yellow at the ends of the petals.
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: 55ºF-60ºF
Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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