Coreopsis, Moonbeam


 Description: Thread like foliage. Creamy yellow flowers all summer.

Common Name: Moonbeam Coreopsis

Scientific Name: Coreopsis verticillata Moonbeam

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: 12-15" height, 12-18" spread

Bloom Color: Yellow

Bloom Period: June - August

Landscape Use: Perennial Gardens, Rock Gardens

Soil: Will withstand sandy/clay soils, Well-Drained

Zone: 4 - 8

Growth Rate: Fast

Companion Plants: Daylily, Coneflower, Delphiniums, Silver Dragon Liriope, May Night Salvia, Goblin Blanket Flower, Purple Coneflower, Aster

Maintenance: Late July Shear Back A Few Inches - Do not prune back all the way for winter - leave some stems for protection

Fertilize: Slow release Fertilizer in the Spring



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