Coreopsis - Big Bang™ Cosmic Eye
Prolific Bloomer with Bi-Colored Flowers
Cosmic Eye is a garden perennial that possesses prolific, bi-colored flowers and a hardy nature. Planted en masse in your garden border it will provide you with a carefree source of color from summer and into fall.
Your Cosmic Eye is a variety of coreopsis with spectacular color that begins in early summer and lasts into autumn. Its 2-inch sunny blossoms present a daisy-like appearance. A dark yellow center and prominent, deep-maroon eye (tipped in bright yellow), creates an eye-catching blend of colors that pops out of the garden at any angle.
The dark green, lance-leaf foliage fills your Cosmic Eye out nicely into a compact floral arrangement. Your Cosmic Eye is a carefree plant tolerant of many soil types and conditions and is particularly able to sustain itself in drought (so you don’t even need to worry about watering it). Butterflies will love you for planting a few Cosmic Eyes, even if your deer and rabbits don’t.
The flowers make a lovely cut flower to bring indoors, so an investment in Cosmic Eye will bring beauty both indoors and out. All in all, it’s hard to find a perennial that asks so little and yet has so much to give. Plant several Cosmic Eyes today and begin reaping the harvest of this extraordinary ornamental perennial.
|Family||Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye' PPAF|
|Mature Height||12-15 inches|
|Mature Spread||12-15 inches|
|Moisture||Moderate, Dry, Well Drained|
|Mature Form||Mounding, Compact|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||Deep Yellow|
|Bloom Period||Summer, Late Summer|