Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonlight'

Threadleaf Coreopsis

Deciduous, Herbaceous Perennial

Coreopsis 'Moonlight' offers a softer color palette than its widely grown cousin, Zagreb. A long blooming coreopsis for borders or containers. Soft yellow blooms appear over a long season.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Average, Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 18 - 24 tall x 18 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Mounding, Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Airy / Frothy

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Flowers, Long Blooming

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Yellow / Gold, Yellow
Bloom Season: Summer, Fall, Jul, Aug, Sep
Flower Shape: Daisy / Composite

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Cutting Garden, Hell Strip, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Bees, Beneficial Insects, Birds, Butterflies, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos