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Tickseed

Coreopsis basalis

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

40cm

40cm

Min

25cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Coreopsis basalis
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Tickseed Overview

An upright-branched annual lance-shaped native to North America. The green leaves are linear and bipinnate and oppositely arranged. Terminal flowers are dark red and yellow.

Common problems with Tickseed

How to propagate Tickseed

Seed

Propagate annuals by seed in spring.

Division

Division of old clumps.

Other uses of Tickseed

Grown for their daisy like flower heads. Suitable for coastal conditions.