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Classy Groundcovers - Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam' {24 Pots - 3 1/2 in.}

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Classy Groundcovers - Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam' {24 Pots - 3 1/2 in.}
Classy Groundcovers - Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam' {24 Pots - 3 1/2 in.}
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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 quantitipended 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 deadheadingor 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 andborders ,thus softening hard lines.Most easily grown in well-drained average to dry soils,nativeto the eastern United States.Moonbeam is good forerosion control ,resists mildew, has amoderatetofastgrowth rate, and prefersfull sun .Interesting FactIn 1992, it was named Perennial Plant Association's 'Perennial of the Year'.24 pots, each square pot is 3 1/2 inches on a sideNote: we cannot ship to AK, AZ, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA or outside the US. FREE EXPEDITED SHIPPING (1-3 DAYS) to all other states.Cold hardiness zone: 4-9 (-30 degrees F)Light: Full sun, Part sunMature height: 18-24" read more