Coreopsis 'Red Shift'

A beautiful combination of colours in this cosmos look-a-like coreopsis. It flowers prolifically for months in the border and makes an excellent and pretty cut flower. More
1 x 9cm plant, for spring planting 511125-1 £4.95 Delivery late March
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3 x 9cm plants, for spring planting 511125-3 £13.50 Delivery late March
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A beautiful combination of colours in this cosmos look-a-like coreopsis.

Named ‘Red Shift’ because the flowers change colour as the weather warms and cools through the summer, from a bright zingy yellow to pale cream, around a ruby red centre. It flowers prolifically for months in the border and makes an excellent and pretty cut flower.

Genus Coreopsis
Variety Red Shift
Type Hardy Perennial, Herbaceous Perennial
Common Name Tickseed
Border Position Container, Front, Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 45-60cm (18-24in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting To aid quick establishment, sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole.
Care Tips Deadhead to prolong flowering then cut right back in late autumn.
Flowering June - October
Harvesting Flower production 5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Coreopsis 'Red Shift' reviews

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Lovely plant

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Reviewed 4th September 2018 by Margaret

I have been really pleased with this shrub, generously replaced when my autumn planting failed to survive the awful winter.
It has flowered all summer, coping well with the extreme heat, and still looks good as we begin to go into autumn.