Greater Tickseed

Coreopsis major

Greater Coreopsis

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A yellow flower with green leaves on a Coreopsis major plant
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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.

Propagation

Special features

Attractive flowers

Drought resistant

Special features

Origin

Eastern USA

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Soil type

Loam, Gravel, Sand, Chalk

Personality

Family

Asteraceae

Flower colour

Yellow