London (change)
Today 22°C / 14°C
Tomorrow 20°C / 16°C

Coreopsis rosea 'American Dream'

Tickseed

Reader rating

From 1 ratings

+ Add a review

Key information

Plant type

Hardy perennial

Flower colour

Pink

Feature

Flowers

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

photo by Visions, copyright GAP Photos (61660)

Plant details

This charming perennial forms a dense, rounded plant that is covered in pink daisies all summer long. While the individual blooms are quite small, at about 2.5cm (1in) across, they more than make up for this limited size by the sheer profusion in which they are produced.

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Coreopsis

Species: rosea

Cultivar: American Dream

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Pink

Foliage colour: Mid-green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 45cm

Spread: 45cm

Time to divide plants: February to March


Reader reviews

dambuster

This plant looks great, wish I knew where to buy it.


Add your own review

Please register or login to add a review