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Coreopsis lanceolata

Longstalk Coreopsis, Lance-leaved Tickseed, Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Scientific Name:

Coreopsis lanceolata

Genus:

Coreopsis

Species Epithet:

lanceolata

Common Name:

Longstalk Coreopsis, Lance-leaved Tickseed, Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Plant Type

Herb/Wildflower

Life Cycle

Perennial

Plant Family

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Native/Alien:

NC Native

Size:

1-3 ft.

Bloom Color(s):

Yellow

Light:

Sun - 6 or more hours of sun per day

Soil Moisture:

Dry, Moist

Bloom Time:

April, May, June

Growing Area:

Mountains, Piedmont, Sandhills, Coastal Plain

Habitat Description:

Disturbed areas. Often spread from cultivation, its original range obscure. Probably originally native to midwestern prairies.

Leaf Arrangement:

Opposite, Basal

Leaf Retention:

Deciduous

Leaf Type:

Leaves veined, not needle-like or scale-like

Leaf Form:

Simple

Life Cycle:

Perennial

Wildlife Value:

Has some wildlife value

Landscape Value:

Suitable for home landscapes

State Rank:

No NC Rank Listed, S5: Secure (*Key)

Global Rank:

G5 - Secure (*Key)

Federal Status:

(*Key)

Notes:

Self-seeds readily and can form big colonies. Considered invasive in some parts of the US where it has been introduced.

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

https://auth1.dpr.ncparks.gov/flora/plant_list.php

https://gobotany.nativeplanttrust.org/species/coreopsis/lanceolata/

https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu/plants/coreopsis-lanceolata/

https://nc.audubon.org/700



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