Mercury Rising Coreopsis

General Information

Mercury Rising Coreopsis is a hardy coreopsis with velvety, wine red petals.  The deep, red, daisy like petals are set off by the bright, yellow center and frosted, white tips.    These eye-catching blooms rise above mounded, green foliage that lasts through the summer. The mounded habit makes this coreopsis a perfect choice for a border, walkway or sunny gardens.  This constant blooming perennial will provide you with cut flowers all season long!

Additional Information

Coreopsis ‘Mercury Rising’ grows best in Full Sun.  It will grow 16-18″ tall with a spread of 24-30″.  Plant in zones 5 to 9.  This coreopsis has excellent deer resistance. Attracts bees and butterflies.  It is a C. rosea hybrid.

Care & Shipping Notes

Easy to grow in moist, well drained soil.  Water regularly.  Powdery mildew resistant.  No deadheading required. They do not self-seed.  NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.

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Mature Width 24 to 30 Inches
Mature Height 16 to 18 Inches
Light Full Sun
Planting Zone 5 to 9

Planting Zone Map

US Planting Zones


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