A picture of a Tickseed

Tickseed

Coreopsis 'Limerock Ruby'

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

40cm

40cm

Min

25cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Tickseed Overview

This genus consists of 80 species of annuals and perennials including a number of popular garden plants. The flowerheads are borne on slender stems in the summertime; they will grow in shades of gold or yellow and some are bicoloured. The leaves will vary from simple, narrow to deeply divided.

Common problems with Tickseed

How to propagate Tickseed

Seed

Propagate annuals by seed in spring.

Division

Division of old clumps.

Other uses of Tickseed

Grown for their daisy like flower heads. Suitable for coastal conditions.