- Missouri Native Plants
- Tall Coreopsis (Coreopsis tripteris)
Tall Coreopsis (Coreopsis tripteris)
Large heads of typical bright yellow Tickseed flowers and held up tall on well branched upright plants 2 to 4′ but potentially up to 8′ in right conditions. A spectacular show from midsummer to early fall.
The flowers are 1-2″ wide with 6-10 petal like ray flowers with a brown center, the scent is anise. A great plant to use as a backdrop for smaller plants. Seedheads provide interest in the winter.
Sun Exposure: Full, Partial
Soil Moisture: Medium-Wet, Medium, Medium-Dry
Height: 7 feet
Bloom Time: July, August, September, October
Bloom Color: Yellow