Go Back Coreopsis Route 66

Coreopsis verticillata 'Route 66'
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Plant Type: Hostas

This colorful new threadleaf Coreopsis boasts large, yellow flowers sporting a burgundy red eye which bleeds out to the tips of each petal.  Each flower has a slightly different pattern of yellow and red pigments, and many days, red is the dominant color. Best in full sun.  Tolerant of drought conditions, threadleaf Coreopsis is an easy grower!


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Yellow with burgundy

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

24 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

24 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

5-9

Soil Moisture

average and consistent water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Showy flowers, Cut flower, Container

Bloom Time

Mid summer to fall

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

slow to medium

Seasonal Interests