Coreopsis, Lanceleaf, Sterntaler (Organic)
Coreopsis lanceolata. Perennial in zones 4–9.
Native to much of North America, Sterntaler lanceleaf coreopsis is a low maintenance addition to gardens and natural areas. Daisy-like flowers have yellow petals with toothed edges and small red spots towards the center. Blooms May through July. Compact plants produce lots of flowers that may be cut for arrangements, but the stems are not as long as other coreopsis types. Attracts butterflies and is a good nectar source for beneficial insects. Prefers full sun, tolerates poor soil and drought conditions. Naturalizes easily.