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Tickweed

Coreopsis tinctoria

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.2m

Max

50cm

30cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Tickweed Overview

This species is a fast-growing bushy upright annual which is native to North America. The leaves are dark green and linear. It will bear rayed flowerheads of bright yellow with red centres throughout the summer and autumn.

Common problems with Tickweed

How to propagate Tickweed

Seed

Seeds may be sown in autumn in mild climates.

Other uses of Tickweed

Wildflower/meadow, cutting bed, edging, border