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Tall coreopsis is good for use in conservation and rain gardens. Attracts pollinators.

Tall coreopsis is good for use in conservation and rain gardens. Attracts pollinators. Typical inventory plug USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 5 October 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Coreopsis tripteris

Tall coreopsis

One of the tallest growing coreopsis, C. tripteris has dozens of very showy, single, yellow flowers. It will reseed and in ideal conditions will naturalize to form colonies.

Grows well in full sun in moist to dry soils. 


Height:

7 ft

Spread:

2-8 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Bloom Color:

Yellow

Coreopsis tripteris Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Attracts Wildlife

  • Butterflies

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Moist to Dry

Attributes

  • Naturalizing
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower

Flowering Months

  • July

Foliage Color

  • Green

Interesting Notes:

For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=COTR4