Scientific Name: Coreopsis spp. & cvs. Form: Mounded
Common Name:coreopsis Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: U.S. - central Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Basal, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Pubescent, Lanceolate, Entire, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Head (capitulum), Yellow, Jul- Aug- Sep- Jun
Fruit: Achene, Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Cut flower or foliage, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Leaves lanceolate with smooth margins, in groups of threes; flower heads orange-yellow and daisy-like, with a small central disc surrounded by eight ray florets (bracts in two distinct series of eight each), petals tips slightly lobed.