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botanical name:
Coreopsis tinctoria 'Roulette'
Coreopsis tinctoria 'Roulette' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Tickseed, Plains Coreopsis
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.70m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red & yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Hardy annual. Pinnately divided leaves with narrow leaflets. Deep mahogany-red flowerheads with radiating golden yellow stripes. The flower form tends to be somewhat variable.

cultivation:
Any reasonable soil, preferably in full sun.

propagation:
From seed. In mild regions can be sown in autumn to produce early flowering plants, othewise in spring.

other notes:
Bred by Van Hemert & Co

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