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'Candlelight' Threadleaf Coreopsis Coreopsis hybrid

Exposure
  • Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Flower Season
  • Summer
  • Fall
Mature Size
2' 3'
Height
18" - 2'
Spread
2' - 3'
  • Details

    Features

    Consider me FLOWER therapy.

    Soft moonlight yellow flowers glow in midday sun and during evening strolls. Flowers, and the plants they grace, are larger than other similar types of coreopsis. Candlelight will be a great addition to your perennial garden. It is also less susceptible to common disease issues found in this type of coreopsis.

    Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
    Heat Tolerant
    Drought Tolerant
    Attracts: 
    Bees
    Butterflies
    Native to North America

    Characteristics

    Plant Type: 
    Perennial
    Height Category: 
    Medium
    Garden Height: 
    18 - 24 Inches
    Spacing: 
    16 - 20 Inches
    Spread: 
    24 - 36 Inches
    Flower Colors: 
    Yellow
    Flower Shade: 
    Soft Moonlight Yellow
    Foliage Colors: 
    Green
    Foliage Shade: 
    Green
    Habit: 
    Mounded
    Container Role: 
    Filler

    Plant Needs

    Light Requirement: 
    Sun
    Maintenance Category: 
    Easy
    Bloom Time: 
    Early Summer
    Bloom Time: 
    Mid Summer
    Bloom Time: 
    Early Fall
    Bloom Time: 
    Late Spring
    Hardiness Zones: 
    5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
    Water Category: 
    Average
    Uses: 
    Border Plant
    Uses: 
    Container
    Uses: 
    Cut Flower
    Uses: 
    Edging Plant
    Uses: 
    Landscape
    Uses: 
    Mass Planting
    Uses Notes: 

    This is a great perennial for sunny landscapes and containers. It makes a great mass planting and the frilly foliage is a great contrast to companion plants with more robust leaves.

    Maintenance Notes: 

    Prompt deadheading will encourage re-blooming. Shear back in late summer or early fall if the plants become untidy. Shearing can encourage new flower production for fall blooms.

    'Candlelight' Coreopsis hybrid USPPAF
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