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Coreopsis Giant

Coreopsis gigantea  • 

Photo: Coreopsis Giant

General description

The stem of Coreopsis/Leptosyne gigantea is a trunk up to 1 metre (3.3 ft) tall, and 4–10 centimetres (1.6–3.9 in) in diameter. The plant can reach 4 feet (1.2 m) high by 2 feet (0.61 m) wide.[5] It is summer deciduous, leaving a sculptural bare trunk and branches during the dry season.

Bright green leaves and flowers are on the top of the trunk, the rest of the trunk is bare.

The numerous flowers are yellow, daisy-like, 6–20 cm in diameter. It blooms in the spring and early summer.[5]

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Properties

Height
1 - 90 cm
Color
Sunlight
Full sun
Moisture
Well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy