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Scientific name: Coreopsis grandiflora    ko-re-op-sis gran-di-flor-a

Common name: Coreopsis

Design Characteristics

Height  12-36"
Spread  18-24"
Form  spreading mound
Texture  medium
Flower color  yellow
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  July-August

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 division
 self sows
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   looks ratty unless dead headed
Uses  middle of border
Comments  -looks good combined with blues (Delphinium, etc.)
 -requires dead heading to keep it looking good