Coreopsis major

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Plant types and subtypes: Annuals

Light Requirements: part-sun

Water Use: low

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: average, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-3'

Bloom Time: June, July

Bloom Color: yellow

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts butterflies, deer resistant, drought tolerant, naturalizing

Coreopsis major (greater tickseed)
  • Coreopsis major (greater tickseed)

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Description

Coreopsis major

Also known as:

greater tickseed

,

major coreopsis

Scientific Synonyms:

Coreopsis major var. oemleri, Coreopsis major var. rigida, Coreopsis major var. stellata

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, FL, GA, IN, KY, LA, MA, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae Aster family
Genus Coreopsis tickseed
Species Coreopsis major greater tickseed