Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Coreopsis lanceolata, Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Coreopsis lanceolata

Flower Description:

Flowers are conspicuous, bright yellow with one flower at the tip of long stems. There are 8 petals each having 4 lobes at the tip.

FamilyAster
Season BloomSpring, Summer
HabitatDunes, dry meadows
CyclePerennial
Height2-3'
Leaf DescriptionLeaves are long and narrow and found at the base of the plant.
Soil Type Dry
Light Source Sun, Partial Sun
LocationShoreline, Woodland