Coreopsis grandiflora

large-flowered coreopsis

Asteraceae (Compositae)

wildlife plant

Use this link to get more info about this plant from the USF Institute for Systematic Botany

Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown,NA
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden or butterfly garden. A number of cultivars exist, but none are grown widely in Florida.
Considerations: Self-seeds, so it can become weedy.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil pH Range: adaptable


wildlife plant  
Attracts many butterflies and other pollinators.
Native Habitats: Dry sites. Ruderal.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: