Terms and conditions, READ THIS PLEASE: Orders over $10 from this ad will be shipped with tracking, In a different way: Seeds will be shipped economy/standard or first class 2-10 day shipping (NO TRACKING and no planting instructions to keep seed costs to the buyer low), in a ziplock baggie. Our goal is to save you money on quality seeds. We are responsible sellers, and we make sure our buyers are well taken care of. Shipped within 2 business days after payment. We are a seller that caters to experienced gardeners. (germination and plant care information is readily available online, but if you’ll’t find germinating and care instructions, please feel free to message us). Most of our listings include germination instructions, so we do not ship growing instructions. Multiple orders of a single item will be combined into 1 ziplock. We don’t seem to be responsible for buyer germination success, seeds have been tested. Seed count is approximate, and packaged by weight. Seeds vary in size, weight is exact, and based upon empirical count, quantity is estimated. Liability of seller is limited to the price of the item(s). Zellajake Farm and Garden: “Seeds for all of your planting needs” since 2013
Plains Coreopsis or Golden Tickseed ~ Coreopsis tinctoria ~ || FREE SHIPPING || NON GMO
Coreopsis tinctoria, also known as Plains Coreopsis or Golden Tickseed. || Coreopsis is a very popular ornamental plant growing 2 to 3 feet tall with a large number of bright yellow flower heads with red centers. Plains Coreopsis thrives in well-drained soil and full sun or light shade. To provide transitional color plant in the butterfly or meadow garden to provide bright colors until the perennials mature and begin blooming.
Native Plains coreopsis wildflowers occur naturally in prairies, savannas, open dry rocky woods, and along roadsides from Minnesota and Manitoba to Washington, south to Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California, and introduced east to the Atlantic states. Seeds germinate without pretreatment. 90,000 seeds/oz. || Uses This plant is used mainly for landscape beautification.
Establishment A firm seedbed is required. Coreopsis tinctoria germinates best on a clean tilled site that has been firmed with a roller or finishing harrow before planting. Seed can be planted into a closely mowed, chemically-killed, or burned sod area with a light disking or harrowing that scratches the soil surface. A layer of plant residue on the soil surface can interfere with seed germination.
Broadcast or shallowly drill 1-2 grams per 100 square feet (1-2 lb/acre). Seed will have to be placed close to the soil surface. Cultipacking after planting will ensure good seed to soil contact. Seed will germinate soon after planting and remain as a rosette right through the winter.