Coreopsis Seeds - Mardi Gras

Coreopsis Seeds - Mardi Gras

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Packet $6.09
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  • Festive star-shaped blooms are as easy to grow as they are to enjoy
  • Unique Bloom Shape and Color
  • North American Native Wildflower
  • Adaptable to both Sun and partial Shade
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height 12 to 18 inches
Bloom Season Spring through Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Extended Bloom Time
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Coreopsis Seeds - Mardi Gras

Coreopsis tinctoria

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed

Coreopsis can be either an Annual or a short lived Perennial. Coreopsis Mardi Gras is a sun-loving, and drought-tolerant plant that has an unusual star-like shape with pointed petals. Coreopsis is a steady and colorful wildflower that is a long-time favorite of meadow gardeners. Legendary for being hardy and very easy to grow.

Planting Information

Planting Coreopsis Seeds - Mardi Gras

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 8 to 12 inches
Plant Height 12 to 18 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Coreopsis Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 1,700 Up to 80 Sq. Ft

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