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Bidens 'Golden Eye' (Beggarticks 'Golden Eye')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.3m
Max height
0.45m
Max spread
1-2 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Bidens 'Golden Eye'

Other names

Beggarticks 'Golden Eye'

Genus

Bidens Bidens

Variety or Cultivar

'Golden Eye' _ 'Golden Eye' is a vigorous trailing annual ideal for baskets and containers or as ground cover. It forms, bright single dark yellow flowers with darker yellow centres produced in profusion throughout the summer season.


Bidens 'Golden Eye' is: Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Cushion or Mound Forming, Trailing

Flower

Dark-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids Aphids

Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Bidens 'Golden Eye' (Beggarticks 'Golden Eye') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.45m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

City, Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging

Cultivation

Plant in light, poor, free-draining soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

The orange flowers of this plant are sometimes hard to place. It looks good with forget-me-nots in early summer, or later in the year with blue hyssop. Otherwise plant with creamy, variegated foliage.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Bidens 'Golden Eye'

Other names

Beggarticks 'Golden Eye'

Genus

Bidens Bidens

Variety or Cultivar

'Golden Eye' _ 'Golden Eye' is a vigorous trailing annual ideal for baskets and containers or as ground cover. It forms, bright single dark yellow flowers with darker yellow centres produced in profusion throughout the summer season.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Cushion or Mound Forming, Trailing


Colour

Flower

Dark-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Bidens 'Golden Eye' (Beggarticks 'Golden Eye') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.45m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

City, Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging

Cultivation

Plant in light, poor, free-draining soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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COMPANION PLANTS

The orange flowers of this plant are sometimes hard to place. It looks good with forget-me-nots in early summer, or later in the year with blue hyssop. Otherwise plant with creamy, variegated foliage.

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

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