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Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate' (Pink tickseed 'Heaven's Gate')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.45m
Max height
0.6m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate'

Other names

Pink tickseed 'Heaven's Gate'

Genus

Coreopsis Coreopsis

Variety or Cultivar

'Heaven's Gate' _ 'Heaven's Gate' is a mound-forming, deciduous perennial with upright stems bearing linear, dark-green leaves and, from summer into autumn, a profusion of small, daisy-like, pink flowers with reddish-pink centres.


Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate' is: Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Upright

Flower

Reddish pink, Pink in Summer; Reddish pink, Pink in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Snails , Slugs Snails , Slugs

General care

Pruning

Shear back lightly after flowering to promote a second flush of blooms in early autumn.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division, Seed


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Where to grow

Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate' (Pink tickseed 'Heaven's Gate') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Wildlife

Cultivation

Prefers moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Planting 2cm below container compost level will promote basal branching that helps the plant overwinter. Drought tolerant once established.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, 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)

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Botanical name

Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate'

Other names

Pink tickseed 'Heaven's Gate'

Genus

Coreopsis Coreopsis

Variety or Cultivar

'Heaven's Gate' _ 'Heaven's Gate' is a mound-forming, deciduous perennial with upright stems bearing linear, dark-green leaves and, from summer into autumn, a profusion of small, daisy-like, pink flowers with reddish-pink centres.

Native to

Garden origin

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Upright


Colour

Flower

Reddish pink, Pink in Summer; Reddish pink, Pink in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Snails , Slugs

General care

Pruning

Shear back lightly after flowering to promote a second flush of blooms in early autumn.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Coreopsis rosea 'Heaven's Gate' (Pink tickseed 'Heaven's Gate') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Wildlife

Cultivation

Prefers moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Planting 2cm below container compost level will promote basal branching that helps the plant overwinter. Drought tolerant once established.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, 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 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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