Coreopsis linifolia

Texas tickseed

Asteraceae (Compositae)

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

Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: annual
Size: Height: 1-3 ft
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown,NA
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Casual wildflower garden, butterfly garden or meadow. Likely to be considered a weed by many.
Considerations: Will reseed and can become weedy.
Propagation: Seed or divisions.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: adaptable


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Attracts many pollinators especially butterflies. Small birds and other wildlife consume seed.
Native Habitats: Wet flatwoods, wet prairie, open transitional prairie bordering cypress swamps, wet roadside ditches.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

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