Coreopsis 'Mercury Rising'
A NONSTOP BLOOMER!
Coreopsis 'Mercury Rising'. Non-stop velvety wine red flowers all summer long. The flowers expand as they age, maturing to a large 1 - 2" size. Even the backs of the flowers are decorative: creamy yellow with a purple stripe down the center of each petal. A Strong fast grower of highly disease-resistant foliage. A pretty addition to any garden, especially those designed to attract butterflies. A member of the "Big Bang" series of superior garden coreopsis. PP#24689.
Special note: Since 'Mercury Rising' is sterile, no deadheading or other maintenance is required to keep it blooming over a long period.
MATURE HEIGHT: 15-18".
MATURE SPREAD: 36".
HARDINESS ZONES: 5,6,7,8,9.
FLOWER: Early to late season.
SUN EXPOSURE: Full sun to mostly sunny.
SIZE SHIPPED: 2.5" pot.
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Fall 2018 Plant Conditions:
Due to a recent frost all plants are shipped mostly to fully trimmed.
All plants are going dormant.
Shipping daily ~ fall is planting time!
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