Bidens – Campfire® Fireburst

Garden Height
12 - 18
10 - 12
18 - 24
Container Role
Flower Size
Flower Colors
Orange, Red, Yellow
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
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Attracts: Bees

Continuous Re-Bloom

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Heat Tolerant

Long Blooming

Fall Interest

Maintenance Notes

Self-cleaning, no dead-heading necessary.  This plant can be trimmed back at anytime if you feel it is outgrowing its space.

Uses Notes

Great in containers of all kinds and good for use in the landscape as well.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Mass Planting

Soil Fertility Average Soil

pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements High

Water Requirements Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information

Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 4-6
6" and Gallon Pot : 5-7
7-9" Pot : 7-9
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 10-12

Pinching and Growth Regulators

For all sizes of containers, pinch the liner 1–2 weeks after transplant; for containers larger than 6” and for hanging baskets, trim around the edge of the container as needed prior to spacing or hanging of the baskets. B-9 (5000 ppm) or Sumagic (5-10 ppm) are effective on Peters Gold Carpet. B-9 (2500 ppm) and Sumagic (5 ppm) should be effective on Goldilocks Rocks.

Pest and Disease Management

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

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