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Coreopsis tinctoria, Plains Coreopsis Seed Balls

  • 1950


Attract bees, butterflies, and birds to your backyard with Plains Coreopsis (Coreopsis tinctoria). Each 3-foot tall plant can produce dozens of 1-1/2" golden and burgundy flowers. The show lasts a good long time so expect a lasting splash of color in your garden The extended bloom of Plains Coreopsis makes it a wonderful plant for pollinator gardens. Northwestern and Central US US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens.

Native Americans made a rich dye was made from the flowers.

Plant outdoors Spring or Fall. Seeds will germinate when conditions are optimal. In good conditions, flowers appear the first year.

DETAILED INFORMATION
• An annual
• Native to Northwestern and Central US
• full sun to part shade and well-drained
• Moderate Water Requirement
• Sow Spring or Fall, 12-24 inches apart
• Zone 3-9

Plains Coreopsis is native to the following states:
Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington.

ABOUT SEED BALLS
Seed balls (seed bombs) are 1/2-inch balls of dried soil and seeds. Essentially, they are pre-planted seeds. They are great for no-till gardening and beautifying neglected landscapes. Sow by pressing the seed ball halfway into the surrounding soil. Plant in habitats in need of biodiversity. Non-GMO. Pesticide free.

A seed ball protects seeds from erosion, foraging, and harsh conditions. This protective property often results in higher but slower germination rates. Please be patient with your seed balls. Placed in the appropriate soil and climate, they will grow.

OUR PROMISE
Grow seed balls risk free. If you are not satisfied, we will refund or replace the products that disappointed you. Why? Because we want to grow a greener, more biodiverse planet, and we want you to plant more native wildflowers and tasty vegetables. Warranty excludes custom orders and discounted overstock.

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