Lance-leaved Coreopsis - Coreopsis lanceolata
Perennial Open Pollinated. Easy to grow perennial with brilliant yellow flowers that are 2 across on single stems. Soft hairs cover the leaves. Deadhead flowers to prolong bloom. 1/4 lb covers approximately 1000 sq ft if broadcast. Thin to 12" apart when seedlings reach 1" tall. Blooms second year.
Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms in late spring to mid summer
Attracts: Attracts birds, bees, and butterflies
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types
Native: N. American Plains
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Days to Germinate: 20-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 2'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Partial Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Perennial Native Coreopsis lanceolata Height: 30-48 Bloom Season: Summer Seeding Rate: Use 1/4 Lb/1000 sq ft Facts of Note: Drought tolerant but can also withstand prolonged periods of moisture, sun or part shade, 1.5-2 flowers, various soil types, excellent cut flower.