Coreopsis tripteris

tall tickseed

Asteraceae (Compositae)

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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-9 ft    Width: 2-8 ft
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown,NA
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Plant at the back of an informal wildflower or butterfly garden--it gets tall.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: adaptable

Ecology

Wildlife:
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Attracts many pollinators including bees and butterflies. Small birds and other wildlife consume seeds.
Native Habitats: Moist upland hardwood forests, mixed hardwood-pine forests. Secondary woods.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: