Coreopsis lanceolata

Coreopsis lanceolata

Lance-leaved coreopsis

Previous scientific name(s): Coreopsis crassifolia, Coreopsis heterogyna, Coreopsis lanceolata var. villosa

Low to moderate water requirement; full sun to partial shade. Perennial with solitary yellow daisy-like flowers blooming on long stalks from May to August. Prefers sandy or rocky soils and establishes easily on disturbed sites. Recommended for roadside plantings, wildflower mixtures, or waste areas.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
18 
- 36 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low - Moderate
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Part Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Average
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Marginal
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Marginal
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
- 8 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
10.80 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
221,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Yellow
Blooming Season: 
Summer