Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


378

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate or opposite

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

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Black/Brown
Achene

 

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

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

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-69-000:
Coreopsis spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Coreopsis, Tickseed


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image of Coreopsis spp., Coreopsis, Tickseed

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_coreopsis

Month Unknown        GA

Coreopsis has 2 distinct series of involucral bracts - outer narrower & green, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


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