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Coreopsis 'Starstruck' PP28,006

Big, two-tone petals, deep pink at base brightening to light pink at tips.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms summer

Mature Height:

12-15 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-8 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow on at 65-75° F in high light with long days, keeping soil evenly moist. Once actively growing apply constant feed of 50-100 ppm N using a balanced fertilizer. Shear to increase branching habit. Plants generally finish in 6-8 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Once potted, water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in average soil in full sun. Fertilize during flowering season with organic fertilizer; remove spent blooms to increase flowering.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.