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Coreopsis pubescens ‘Sunshine Superman’
Coreopsis pubescens ‘Sunshine Superman’
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Coreopsis pubescens ‘Sunshine Superman’

Star Coreopsis

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.165.660

A selection of Star Tickseed, this forms a low mound of fuzzy green leaves, bearing a very long display of single saucer-shaped golden yellow flowers. More tolerant of hot, dry sites than most other Coreopsis selections. Nice towards the front of a sunny border or in containers. Clumps may be divided in the spring every 3 to 4 years. This is a vegetative clone but it may self seed fairly true to form where happy. A North American native species, ranging from Kansas to Virginia, south to Florida and Texas. Deer resistant. Introduced by North Creek Nursery in Pennsylvania.

Further details for
Coreopsis pubescens ‘Sunshine Superman’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
  Mid Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Wild Flower
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
   45-60 cm
   18-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.