Coreopsis verticillata
(threadleaf coreopsis)
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Category: Herbaceous Plants

Photo Credits: Sally and Andy Wasowski, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Additional Species:

‘Zagreb,’ ‘Golden Showers’ are tallest and strongest cultivars

Height: 12 – 36 inches


Spread:  30 inches


Location: Sides, Top of Berm


Comments & Cautions:
drought tolerant and carefree once established; sandy to loamy soil promotes spread; shear after blooming


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam soil.

The plant DOES NOT have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

upright, spreading by stolons to form large dense colonies

Foliage

threadlike, dark green; fine texture

Flowers

bright yellow notched rays and yellow disc; loose bunches; June-August

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