Coreopsis Plants
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Tickseed Coreopsis

Zone 6 | Anonymous added on April 25, 2016 | Answered

What do you do with the Tickseed Coreopsis flower before winter sets in? I have just planted the Tickseed Coreopsis flowers and I want to know what to do with the plants before winter. Should I cut them back to ground level or just let them alone?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on April 26, 2016

    According to my research cutting down tick seed coreopsis may decrease their chance of winter survival and risk the plant putting on new growth using energy reserves intended for spring. So, I would recommend leaving them alone.

    For more information on coreopsis, please visit the following link:
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/coreopsis/growing-coreopsis-flowers.htm

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