Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Series: BIG BANG™

Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye'

Common Name: Tickseed


Loads of large 1½-2”, single, bright sunny yellow blossoms with a prominent burgundy red eye and gold button center are produced over a very long period from early summer through early fall.


Height:

12-15 In

Spread:

12-15 In

Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Tickseed Growing and Maintenance Tips

Coreopsis is easy to grow, thriving in any well-drained soil and full sun.  Once established, it is rather drought tolerant.


Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Edging
  • Border
  • Mass Plant
  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average