Coreopsis 'Moonbeam' {3 1/2 in. Pots, min 25}

Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam' (AKA Tickseed, Thread Leaved Coreopsis, Threadleaf Coreopsis)
Pronunciation: kor-ee-OP-sis ver-ti-sill-A-tah
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With a name like 'Moonbeam', this variety of Coreopsis verticillata will immediately bring to mind the lovely buttery yellow shade of a summer moon. Moonbeam certainly will not disappoint with her abundant, romantic, lemony, daisy-like flowers (1 1/2 - 2 inch) that glow in late afternoon and early evening as though they are thousands of tiny moons hanging suspended over mounds of her lacey green foliage.

Not only are these gorgeous flowers produced in massive quantities, leaving your garden resplendent with color, they also form in succession throughout the summer up to the arrival of frost in mid to late autumn without deadheading or any other attention. It must also be said though, that with its delicate, needle-like, breathy beauty, Moonbeam's foliage alone is worth placing her in your garden as the perfect contrast to more 'solid' plants, dense leaf canopies, or bigger, bolder flowers.

Moonbeam is at its best when spilling over the front of beds and borders, thus softening hard lines. Most easily grown in well-drained average to dry soils, native to the eastern United States. Moonbeam is good for erosion control, has a moderate to fast growth rate, and prefers full sun.

Interesting Fact
In 1992, it was named Perennial Plant Association's 'Perennial of the Year'.
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General information about Coreopsis:
With her beautiful sunny flowering blooms, nothing says summer like Coreopsis. She is excellent for borders and edging or used in mass plantings as a bright blanketing groundcover. In fact, the brilliant yellow blooms make lovely cut flowers, so most people find themselves returning for more!

Coreopsis is also a winner because she attracts butterflies and her seeds attract birds to your garden. She is known for spreading by stolons, yet she isn’t invasive. Easily grown in well drained, average to dry soil, Coreopsis will also tolerate poor soil, humidity, seashore, and even grows on slopes.

Gardener Tips
If spent flowers are regularly deadheaded, sparse and intermittent repeat blooming may continue throughout the summer and into fall. In hot, summer climates, plants often stop blooming in mid-summer with a rebloom occurring in fall when temperatures become more moderate. Plants may be sheared in mid to late summer to tidy their appearance and promote a fall rebloom.
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09/24/2015 By Robert Dettore
Product reviewed: Coreopsis 'Moonbeam' {3 1/2 in. Pots min 25}

I've ordered from you folks before and quite honestly these plants were a bit spare. Definitely underwhelming.

09/24/2015 Classy Groundcovers comment:
Hi Robert,

Please help me better understand your disappointment?

Did they not look approximately... Read full review >

My most recent purchase, Coreopsis
"Moonbeam", arrived moist, well-packaged, and robust. I was not able
to plant all of them immediately, but all remain healthy and show
signs of vigorous new growth. The prices and quality are so good that
I frequently... Read full review >

We ordered 13 boxes of plants, the Moonbeams did not look quite as healthy as the others. I will reserve my complete rating to see how they do.
07/19/2014 By Ray Motlasz
Product reviewed: Coreopsis 'Moonbeam' {3 1/2 in. Pots min 25}

The plants arrived in excellent condition and larger than I expected. After a heat wave, they continue to thrive without a loss of any plant. I love moonbeams and your prices and quality beat my expectations! I look forward to purchasing more!
Great purchase
06/18/2014 By James Abel
Product reviewed: Coreopsis 'Moonbeam' {3 1/2 in. Pots min 25}

Excellent shape on arrival. Already look amazing
No unusual shipping concerns for this plant.
FREE SHIPPING - Classy Groundcovers offers free shipping, and your plants never spend more than three days in transit.

Precise delivery - another benefit from shopping with us is that you know how many days delivery will take and can control exactly when your order will be shipped.

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Deadheading spent flower heads is recommended to promote extended blooming.
General information that applies to all plants:
- Ground preparation, fertilization, pH
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- Explanation and description of bare roots
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