Coreopsis lanceolata L.
Family: Asteraceae
lance-leaf tickseed,  more...
[Coreopsis crassifolia Aiton,  more]
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Etymology: Coreopsis: from Greek koris, "a bug," and -opsis, indicating a resemblance, therefore meaning bug-like, referring to the achenes which look like ticks
Plants: erect, perennial, 8"'-24" tall forb; clustered stems with most leaves only near the base
Leaves: long and narrow, usually un-lobed or with 2 small side lobes
Flowers: head 1 1/4"-2 3/4" wide with yellow, 1/2"-1" long, notched rays, disk 1/3"-3/4" wide; inflorescence of one to a few heads on long stalks; blooms May-Aug.
Fruits: dry seed with flat, thin wings and no fluffy pappus
Habitat: full sun; dry to moderate moisture; prairies, meadows; in rocky, sandy, loamy soil
Conservation Status: Native
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Janice Stiefel  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Janice Stiefel  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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