'Big Bang™ Polaris' Coreopsis is an easy-care garden workhorse bread for larger flowers that practically does it all. Drought tolerant once established, this hardy native plant will grow to 20-24" tall and gently spread to 15-18" wide. In addition to supporting butterflies and bees, Coreopsis attracts sparrows, chickadees, finches, and other seed-eating birds to the seeds that form throughout the season. With its ability to spread, Coreopsis a great meadow or wildscape choice. Simply pull unwanted sprouts to keep things tidy, or pot some up for friends. Plant it in average soil with good drainage in a sunny location. Plant with other summer bloomers such as Echinacea, Penstemon, Salvia, and Agastache for a colorful, easy-care pollinator garden. PP#027491
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Plant - 3" Pot
Big Bang™ Polaris Tickseed PP#27491
Coreopsis x verticillata Big Bang™ Polaris PP#27491
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Early summer to fall
Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Upright clumps of dark green, thread leaf foliage.
Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Dry, Average, Well Draining
Dry Sites, Salt
Bee Friendly, Attract Butterflies, Attract Birds, Native, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Multiplies / Naturalizes, Easy To Grow, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Spring / Summer
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