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Coreopsis verticillata (whorled tickseed)
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Coreopsis verticillata

whorled tickseed

This hardy species is a delightful and tough landscape solution. Taller and more vigorous than 'Moonbeam' or 'Zagreb', it has bright yellow flowers for 8 weeks or more, from late May to early August and often later. Drought tolerant and easy to grow in a garden or along the roadside.

SIZE
Coreopsis verticillata LP50 - 50 per flat Availability
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Height

18-24 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Spacing

12 Inches

Bloom Color

Yellow

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8

Good Substitutions

whorled tickseed Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'
tickseed Coreopsis 'Crème Brûlée'
star tickseed Coreopsis pubescens 'Sunshine Superman'
whorled tickseed Coreopsis verticillata 'Zagreb'

Key Characteristics & Attributes

Full Sun
Full Sun
Part Sun
Part Sun
Summer
Summer
Pollinator-friendly
Pollinator-friendly
Cut Flower
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Additional Information

Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Well-Drained
Dry
Plug Type
Landscape Plug™
Green Infrastructure
Green Roof
Meadow/Prairie
Attributes
Native to North America
Propagation Type
Vegetative