Tall Coreopsis

Tall Coreopsis

Latin Name: Coreopsis tripteris

Type: Forb/Flower

Light: Sun / Part Sun

Moisture: Mesic / Wet-Mesic

Soil: Loam / Clay

Size: 3-7 feet

Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: July / August

Description: Flowers occur on numerous erect slender stalks on the upper part of the plant. Flowers are anise-scented. The lower leaves are divided into 3-5 leaflets. Excellent for back of the border. Self-sows readily. Goldfinches devour the seeds. Attracts butterflies as well.