Scientific Name: Coreopsis lanceolata Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:lanceleaf coreopsisTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Arching, Upright, Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: U.S. - central Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Lanceolate, Ciliate
Flowers: Head (capitulum), (Floriferous), Yellow, Jun- Jul- Aug- Sep
Fruit: Cypsela (achene + calyx), Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Attract beneficial insects, Attract birds, Attract butterflies, Bedding plant, Container planting, Cut flower or foliage, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Small garden/space, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Leaves lance-shaped, hairy, entire to lobed, 5-15 cm long; heads yellow, daisy-like with eight mostly yellow rays which are toothed at the tips, disk florets yellow, up to 5 cm wide; achenes resemble ticks.