Bidens – Campfire® Flame

Garden Height
8 - 14
10 - 12
10 - 16
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

Reddish-orange petal edges radiate from golden yellow centers

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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