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Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)

Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)

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  • Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)
    • Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)
    • Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)

    Leptosyne gigantea - Giant Coreopsis (Seed)

    Found on coastal bluffs from Leo Carillo State Park to Point Mugu State Park. Foliage is fleshy, similar to a succulent. Will go dormant in summer and start to leaf out again in winter. Recommended for containers.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameLeptosyne gigantea
    Common NameGiant Coreopsis
    Plant TypePerennials
    Height by Width5ft. x 3ft.
    Flower ColorYellow, Gold
    Flowering MonthsJanuary, March, April, May, February
    Sun ExposureInland-Part Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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