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. Pack covers approximately 10 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 125 seeds/sq ft (~1380 seeds/pack) 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.