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Stiff Tickseed (Coreopsis palmata) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Stiff Tickseed
Coreopsis palmata

Flowers of Stiff Tickseed
Flowers of Stiff Tickseed

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
1 - 3 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
June - July
 

Features

Yellow daisy-like flowers. Three-lobed leaves resembling a bird's foot.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils. Drought tolerant.

Notes

Found in prairies. Plants spread by rhizomes and seeds. Listed as threatened in Michigan.