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Plains Coreopsis Seeds - Tall Red

Plains Coreopsis Seeds - Tall Red

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $13.69
1/4 Pound $32.59 41% Savings
1 Pound $70.39 ($4.39/ounce) 68% Savings
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  • This hardy heirloom annual tolerates the poorest native soils
  • Heirloom annual native to North America
  • Pollinator attractor with long-lasting Summer blooms
  • Thrives in full sun or partially shaded areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Clumping, Multi-Branching, Spreading, Upright
Plant Height 36 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

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

About Plains Coreopsis Seeds - Tall Red

Coreopsis tinctoria

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

The lofty, crimson beauty, Tall Red Plains Coreopsis, grows as a native in many areas. You might think your Tall Red Plains Coreopsis grows like a weed due to its rapid maturation! The Tall Red Plains Coreopsis can tolerate heat and humidity and it thrives in soils of differing qualities and contents.

Planting Information

Planting Plains Coreopsis Seeds - Tall Red

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 36 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 1,630 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 92,404 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 369,616 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 1,478,464 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft

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