Calliopsis or Tickseed is a long lasting bed or border plant with warm, yellow to red coloured flowers. It can grow in the sun or half shade. Once it has flowered it can be cut back for a second flush. For cutting the flowers must be well opened.
Botanical name: Coreopsis tinctoriaUse: Balcony, Cut flower, Good for insects and beesFlower colour: violet, yellowHeight in cm: 50-80Vegetation period: annual
Planting distance (cm): 20 x 25Seed required for 1000 plants (g): 0.8Sowing depth: germinates in light
Multiplier: WaldhofCerifications: Demeter