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Directory of Wildflowers

Tall Coreopsis
Coreopsis tripteris

Flowers of Tall Coreopsis
Flowers of Tall Coreopsis

Quick Profile

Exposure
 
Mature Height
3 - 9 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
2 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
July - October
 

Features

Yellow daisy-like flowers.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils. Tolerates drought, but will be shorter under drought conditions.

Notes

Found in thickets and along the edges of woods. Readily self sows.