Plains Coreopsis - Tall Red

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Plains Coreopsis - Tall Red is a North American native wildflower that is easy to grow and care for. It is a tall, upright plant that can grow up to 36 inches tall and produces bright red flowers from summer to fall. Plains Coreopsis is drought-tolerant and can tolerate a variety of soil types. It is a good choice for sunny borders, meadows, and wildflower gardens.


Plains Coreopsis - Tall Red
Coreopsis tinctoria
Plains Coreopsis - Tall Red

Here are some tips for growing Plains Coreopsis - Tall Red:

Sow the seeds in the spring after the last frost.
Plant the seeds 1/4 inch deep and 6 inches apart.
Water the seeds regularly, especially during the first few weeks after germination.
Plains Coreopsis is drought-tolerant, but it is important to water it during dry periods.
Fertilize the plants once a month with a balanced fertilizer.
Deadhead the flowers to encourage more blooms.
Plains Coreopsis is a hardy plant that can tolerate a variety of pests and diseases.

Coreopsis tinctoria, also known as golden tickseed or plains coreopsis, is native to the following states in the United States:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming



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Mary Hoggins
Tyler, Texas

Last year in the Fall, I collected a lot of seeds I planted this year.

Roger Holmes
Dallas, Texas

They really added a big splash of color to the front of my house garden bed. Love them!

Audrey Long
Mobile, Alabama

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