USDA Symbol:COBA2 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Tickseed, Goldenmane Coreopsis
Location: Northwest corner of Wolfeton Way & Myrtlewood--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: Full sun. Common--dense populations. Alkaline, alluvial soil.
Description: Taprooted annual to 55 cm tall, erect, much branched, 4-angled & striate. Most leaves variously pinnate, peduncled, the distal lobe largest. Infloresence solitary, terminal, on 18 cm naked peduncle. Outer phyllaries linear, green, as long as brown inner ones.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 12, 1987
Specimen number: 117