Seasonal Color Growers

Providing quality annuals and perennials for landscape professionals since 1999


Uptick Yellow and Red

New in 2016 the Uptick series from Darwin Perennials will offer great color in four selections: Cream, Cream & Red, Gold & Bronze and Yellow & Red. Plants are handsome and well mounded with larger blooms that most tickseed varieties.

Uptick plants have been trialed extensively across the country and consistently receive high praise. Many of the gardens from Miami to North Carolina to Louisiana have rated Uptick as a "Top Performer." Best of all it's an easy keeper and blooms from May through September.
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$11.70 1 gallon
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  • Planting & Care

Size & Spacing

  • Bed Spacing: 14-16"
  • Container Spacing: 8"
  • Mature Width: 12-14"
  • Mature Height: 12-14"

Planting Type

  • Containers
  • Border
  • Mid


  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall


  • Perennial


  • Full Sun

Water Requirements

  • Normal


  • Average


Tolerant to

  • Heat

Bloom/Interest Range

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Growth Characteristics:
Neat and tidy mounding plants with large blooms in four color selections. Mildew resistant. Does not require vernalization to flower.

Care & Maintenance:
Low maintenance. Very mildew resistant. Prepare your planting space carefully with well-drained soils and plenty of sun. Fertilize monthly to keep the plant performing at its best. Allow to dry out thoroughly between waterings.