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Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise' - large-flowered tickseed from New Moon Nurseries

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise' - large-flowered tickseed from New Moon Nurseries Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise' - large-flowered tickseed from New Moon Nurseries Coreopsis grandiflora parent plant distribution

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'

large-flowered tickseed

Coming Summer 2021 Native to North America


Coming Summer 2021

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Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'  is a compact mounding cultivar and the bright spot in late spring through summer.  Excellent for poor dry soils, it will flower from May through August with a little dead heading.  Deer and Rabbit resistant, it is excellent for the garden, rooftop, or containers.  May be grown as an annual as well.  Spreads by underground rhizomes, and usually comes up true from seed.  


Flowers attract a bevy of butterflies and pollinators, and the seeds attract birds.  


Height:

18-24 in

Spread:

18-24 in

USDA Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Bloom Color:

Gold

Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise' Characteristics

Attracts Wildlife

  • Songbirds
  • Pollinators
  • Butterflies

Attributes

  • Rock Garden
  • Coastal
  • Naturalizing
  • Long Blooming
  • East-Coast Native
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower
  • Container

Exposure

  • Full Sun

Flowering Months

  • August
  • July
  • June
  • May

Foliage Color

  • Green

Growth Rate

  • Fast

Salt Tolerance

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Dry to Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Dry

Plants that work well with Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'

heath aster heath aster (Aster ericoides)
Purple Prairie Clover Purple Prairie Clover (Dalea purpurea)
Downy wood mint Downy wood mint (Blephilia ciliata)
Butterfly weed Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Switch grass Switch grass (Panicum virgatum)

Substitutions for Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'

Baby Gold lanceleaf tickseed Baby Gold lanceleaf tickseed (Coreopsis lanceolata 'Baby Gold')
Thread leaf tickseed Thread leaf tickseed (Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb')