A picture of a Greater Tickseed

Greater Tickseed

Coreopsis major

Also known as

Greater Coreopsis

Photo by Brandon Wheeler (CC0)

Full Sun
Light watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

More images of Greater Tickseed

A hand holding some yellow Coreopsis major flowers
A close up of a green Coreopsis major plant
Coreopsis major
A yellow Coreopsis major flower
A green Coreopsis major plant with a yellow bloom in a garden

Greater Tickseed Overview

Coreopsis major is a herbaceous perennial species from the Asteraceae family. Also known by the names Greater Tickseed or Greater Coreopsis, this is in reference to the larger flowers compared to other Coreopsis species. Flowers are bright yellow in colour, this species originates from the eastern USA.

How to propagate Greater Tickseed

Seed

Division

Special features of Greater Tickseed

Attractive flowers

Drought resistant