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Sand Coreopsis (Coreopsis lanceolata)

This short plant is an early bloomer in dry-mesic prairies, it grows best on drier sites with some sand or gravel in the soil. A great little plant native to Illinois dry-mesic prairies, this plant adds interest to late spring/early summer natural areas.


  • Acronym: CORLAN
  • Life-Cycle: Perennial
  • Bloom Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Time: May - July
  • Typical Height: 2'
  • Light Preference: Full Sun
  • Soil Preference: Mesic
  • Root Structure: Fiberous and Long Rhizome
  • Stratification: Cold & Moist for 30 Days
  • Seeds per Ounce: 20,000*
  • IL County Ecotypes we Grow**
    1. LaSalle County


Other scientific names used for this species:

  • None


Other common names used for this species:

  • Lance-Leaved Coreopsis


*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.

**We have listed the County ecotypes that we grow for this species, this ecotype may or may not be available at the time of your order. If you prefer one of the ecotypes over another please type it into the "Additional Info Section" and we'll provide that ecotype if it's available, if it is not available we will provide one of the other ecotypes listed.

Coreopsis lanceolata - Per Ounce

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