Coreopsis ‘Mercury Rising’
A brilliant red coreopsis (most varieties are yellow), ‘Mercury Rising’ is a hot little number for beds and borders. A member of the Big Bang Series, this hardy perennial blooms from early summer through early fall — sometimes even to frost. The wine-red flowers feature a golden button center. If you’re planting abutterfly garden, ‘Mercury Rising’ is a must. Small flowers and airy foliage make this a beautiful addition to any flowerbed.
Name: Coreopsis ‘Mercury Rising’
Growing Conditions: Full sun
Size: To 18 inches tall and 24 inches wide
Grow It With: Perennial geranium