Carolinas and Georgia

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Coreopsis lanceolata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Coreopsis lanceolata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-69-005:
Coreopsis lanceolata   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Longstalk Coreopsis, Lanceleaf Tickseed


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Look for it in disturbed areas. It is dften spread from cultivation, its original range obscure, per Weakley's Flora

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (uncommon in Mountains)

 

full sun ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual/ Ray flowers pistillate
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Achene

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Coreopsis lanceolata   FAMILY Asteraceae

Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Longstalk Coreopsis, Lanceleaf Tickseed