Coreopsis lanceolata, Lanceleaf Coreopsis
Lanceleaf Coreopsis or Tickseed Coreopsis is a clump forming perennial forb that is semi evergreen (green basal foliage during winter).
Blooming yellow with yellow centers from April to June.
Approximately 2 inch flower head atop single stems that can be used as a cut flower.
Reaching a height of 1 1/2 to 2 foot.
Grows in full sun in prairies, meadows and along roadsides in full sun to light shade. Native to the US ( http://gaylenasgarden.com/coreopsis-lanceolata-lanceleaf-coreopsis/)
Soil moderate to dry.
Roots grow to a depth of 6 inches.
Seed 221000 per lb. No stratification required and can be planted anytime.
This plant tolerates mowing and is deer resistant.
Nectar source for butterflies and moths
Special value to native bees
Shown in the grow native plant database (http://grownative.org/plant-picker/plant/lanceleaf-coreopsis/)
Quart pots offered $5.00 each