Zagreb is an exceptional variety of Coreopsis verticillata that was selected for its compact habit. Add unique foliage and long flowering season, and you have a plant that no garden should be without.
- Tough and long-lived perennial
- Attractive, fern-like foliage
- Flowers attract a wide variety of pollinators
- 15 to 20 in. tall and 18 to 30 in. wide
- Plants spread slowly by underground stems
- Hardy in USDA hardiness zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9
In central North Carolina, flowering starts in June and continues for around 6 to 8 weeks.
How to grow
Grow in full sun or a location that receives at least 6 hours of sun to promote lots of flowers. Plants tolerate a wide variety of soil types, including sand and orange clay.
Care and maintenance
Low-maintenance and requires no additional irrigation once established. Cut old flowering stems to ground level any time from late fall to early spring.
Where to plant
Perfect choice for planting at the front of borders, along path edges, and even in containers for its delicate leaves and long flowering season.
When to plant
Plants are hardy and can be planted anytime the ground is not frozen.
When planting in a group, space 18 to 24 inches apart.
When will my plant flower?
Plants shipped in winter and spring will flower in June or July.
Native habitat and range
Coreopsis verticillata can be found growing at the edge of woodlands and in woodland openings from Maryland and West Virginia south into North and South Carolina.
Source and origin
Plants are propagated from cuttings here at the nursery.
|States||Cost per order|
|AL, DE, GA, KY, MD, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA, and WV||$12|
|AR, CT, FL, IL, IN, LA, MA, MI, MO, MS, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT, and WI||$14|
|IA, KS, ME, MN, OK, and TX||$16|
|CO, NE, ND, and SD||$18|
Sorry, we can't ship plants outside of the continental United States or to AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, NM, NV, OR, and WA due to agriculture restrictions.When will my order be shipped?
All plants are shipped from our nursery in central North Carolina. We ship on Monday and Tuesday so your plants don't get held up over the weekend. Orders placed after Sunday may (especially in spring) be shipped the following week.Can I place an order and have it shipped at a later date?
Sorry, all plants are shipped within 8 days of placing an order.How will my plants get delivered?
Most orders are shipped via UPS Ground with some smaller orders being delivered by USPS Priority Mail.Are your plants shipped in their containers?
Yes, all our plants are shipped in their growing containers. The dimensions are 4.5 inches wide by 5 inches deep and 32 fl. oz. / 946 ml in volume.Do you guarantee your plants?
We guarantee our plants to be healthy, ready for planting, and correctly named. We are not able to guarantee whether a plant will grow in your garden as there are too many circumstances that are beyond our control.
On rare occasions, a plant shipped dormant may fail to emerge from its dormancy. If this happens, please let us know. If you are concerned about a plant, please contact us within 14 days to let us know. If we can’t help you make it grow, we’ll send you a new plant or issue a refund.
You can return your plants if you no longer want them once they arrive. To receive a refund (minus 15% restocking fee) the plants must be returned in good condition. Return shipping is the customer’s responsibility.Is there a fee if I decide to cancel my order?
If you cancel an order and the plants have been pulled and prepared for packing and shipping, there is a 15% restocking fee.What about sales tax?
We propagate our own plants and are not required to collect North Carolina sales tax.Where can I find information about your plants?
Here are some FAQ on how we grow plants.