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 Autumn Flowers

Coreopsis (Tickseed / Moombeam)



    Coreopsis - please refer to plant caretag for specific variety information


Colours - Coral Bells can now be found in shades of purple, rose, lime green, gold and variegations in between.


Flowering period - Blooms from early summer until autumn.


Features - A familiar source of warm color in the garden. Forms a spreading clump of very delicate, ferny foliage. This outstanding selection bears loads of starry creamy-yellow daisies. Provides an abundance of brightly coloured blooms all season long.


Spacing - Plant 18" apart (45 cm)


Height - Grows 18" tall (45 cm)


Soil and water - Grows in fertile, well drained soil. Water thoroughly allowing soil to dry between waterings.


Light requirements - Plant in full or part sun.


Best use - A reliable choice for broders, containers and rock gardens. Terrific plant for butterfly gardens. Excellent for cutting.


Growing tips - Remove faded blooms to encourage budding. Tolerant of hot, dry sites, once established. Tolerates heat and humidity. Easily divided in early spring. Hardy to USDA zone 3 to 8.



Planning your garden

For beginners it is important to draw a garden layout plan

• Choose plants suitable for the site (sun vs. shade, soil, etc)

• Arrange plants according to their height

• Arrange according to plant form and texture

• Arrange according to flowering periods for constant blooming

• Arrange in groupings by type and color considerations


Select an autumn flower


Autumn Flowers

Click on a flower from the list below to see a photo and find lots of growing and plant care tips.










   Garden Mum

   Gerbera Daisy


   Kale - Flowering


   Ornamental pepper


   Pansy - Icicle








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