Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Coreopsis grandiflora, 'Early Sunrise', Tickseed

Common Name: Tickseed

Genus: Coreopsis

Species: grandiflora

Cultivar or Variety: 'Early Sunrise'

Characteristics: AAS winner with semi-double blooms

Life Cycle
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer

Germination Temperature
Winter Sow
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
Lay on top of soil

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
10-14 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
Bright Yellow

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed

Attractive to Wildlife
Birds
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

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"Coreopsis Bloom"
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"More Blooms, Early Sunrise"
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