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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info) Genus: Coreopsis (kor-ee-OP-sis) (Info) Cultivar: Ruby Frost Additional cultivar information: (PP27158, Hardy Jewel™ series) Hybridized by Terra Nova Nurseries; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2010
Bloom Color: Red Scarlet (Dark Red) White/Near White
Bloom Time: Late Spring/Early Summer Mid Summer Late Summer/Early Fall
Other details: This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater Suitable for growing in containers
Soil pH requirements: 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic) 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic) 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)