Height: 18.0 Inches
Spread: 18.0 Inches
Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Flower Color: Gold/Orange Shades
Foliage Color: Green shades
Sunlight: Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun)
Water Requirements: Average Water Needs
Soil Quality: Poor Soil Quality or Average Soil Quality or Fertile Soil Quality
Soil Chemistry: Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0) or Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)
Bloomtime: Early Summer or Midsummer
Attracts Wings: Attracts Butterflies, Bee Friendly
Critter Resistant: Deer Resistant
Growth Rate: Medium
Garden Style: Patio Container, Eclectic
Other Features: Border Plant, Container, Cut Flower, Cut Foliage, Easy To Grow, Mass Planting
Origin: Native to North America
A natural cross of 'Early Sunrise' and 'Zamfir', this selection exhibits the best characteristics of both: brilliant golden yellow flowers with fluted petals and a more compact habit. Many people see 'Jethro Tull' PP18789 as an improvement over 'Zamfir' since its petals are more consistently fluted and the plants are super floriferous, providing unbeatable color impact in the garden in early and midsummer.
Try pairing 'Jethro Tull' PP18789 with purple blooming perennials such as Salvia or Hardy Geranium.
Coreopsis is easy to grow, making it a good choice for beginners. One plant will provide you with long-lasting cut flower bouquets nearly all summer long.
Coreopsis is native to North America. Therefore, it is easy to grow, thriving in any well-drained soil and full sun. Once established, it is rather drought tolerant.