Coreopsis Candy Stripes Tickseed
Bring adorable charm to your garden with Candy Stripes Tickseed, Coreopsis. Hundreds of peppermint pink daisy flowers with white tips appear for months. Incredibly long blooming, you can expect wave after wave of blossoms from late spring into fall. Candy Stripes Tickseed forms a tidy mound of highly disease-resistant foliage 15″ tall. Deer resistant. Candy Stripes Coreopsis belongs to the superior Lil’l Bank Series of Coreopsis, a group known for prolific blooming and excellent disease resistance.
Candy Stripes makes a fantastic choice for those who want the blooming power and look of an annual, yet don’t want to replant every year. It looks beautiful in perennial gardens, in mass plantings as an easy-to-care-for ground cover, or in containers alone or mixed with other plants. Coreopsis are easy to grow, making them a good choice for beginners and seasoned gardeners.
Plant Coreopsis in full sun, at least 6 hours of good sun a day. Although not fussy about soil, they perform best in soil that has been amended with organic matter. Coreopsis are tolerant of drought but will bloom best with consistent moisture. Keep new plants well-watered until they are established.