A picture of a Tickseed

Tickseed

Coreopsis verticillata 'Grandiflora'

Also known as

Threadleaf coreopsis

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Tickseed Overview

Has dark yellow flowerheads.

Common problems with Tickseed

How to propagate Tickseed

Division

Divide old clumps in winter or spring.

Cuttings

By spring cuttings.

Other uses of Tickseed

Border, cutting bed, naturaliser. Summer/Autumn interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.