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Plains Coreopsis Seeds

Coreopsis tinctoria
SKU: HC015844
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Gorgeous, bi-colored blooms are native to the US and easy to grow, tolerating drought and dry conditions. Brings color in the first season, but often reseeds itself. Annual.
key features
Botanical Name
Coreopsis tinctoria
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Waterwise, Average
Seed Coverage
1/4 lb covers 10,890 sq ft.
1 lb covers 1 acre
Native, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Container Planting


These bi-colored beauties light up a meadow and have a long blooming season. They’re also great for cutting. This is a plains species, but is very widespread. It withstands extreme heat and is the state flower of Florida.