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Tickseed Coreopsis californica

Other Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
kor-ee-OP-sis kal-ih-FOR-nik-uh
Description

California Tickseed is a perennial wildflower native to California, Arizona, and Mexico.  It is clump forming with bright yellow daisy-like flowers.

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Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Coreopsis
    Species:
    californica
    Family:
    Asteraceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    California, Arizona, and Mexico
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
    Wildflower
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Head
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Shape:
    Radial
    Flower Description:
    Yellow ray flowers with yellow disk flower centers
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No