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Hairy Tickseed – Coreopsis pubescens – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Hairy Tickseed, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (12/01/2013.) Scientific name is Coreopsis pubescens.  It is also known as Hairy Coreopsis and Star Tickseed.  Photo below was taken at the Lula Lake core property, Walker County, GA, on Aug 3, 2013.  Go to the Hairy Tickseed detail page for more photos and information.

Hairy Coreopsis, Hairy Tickseed, Star Tickseed - Coreopsis pubescens

Hairy Coreopsis, Hairy Tickseed – Coreopsis pubescens

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Whorled Leaf Coreopsis – Coreopsis major – Added to USWildflowers Database

Whorled Leaf Coreopsis, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (05/28/2011.)  Scientific name is Coreopsis major.   It is also known by the common names Greater Tickseed and Forest Tickseed.  Photo below was taken at Reflection Riding in Hamilton County, TN on May 27, 2011. 

Greater Tickseed, Whorled Leaf Coreopsis, Forest Tickseed - Coreopsis major

Greater Tickseed, Whorled Leaf Coreopsis, Forest Tickseed - Coreopsis major

Tall Coreopsis – Coreopsis tripteris – Added to USWildflowers Database

Tall Coreopsis, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (08/23/2010.) Scientific name is Coreopsis tripteris.  This plant also is known by the common name  Tall Tickseed.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, Ga on Aug 21, 2010.

Tall Coreopsis, Tall Tickseed - Coreopsis tripteris

Tall Coreopsis, Tall Tickseed - Coreopsis tripteris