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Common Name: Tickseed

Botanical Name: Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'

Plant Type: Perennial

Plant Size: 1-4 feet

Typical Bloom Time: June to August

A relative of the sunflower, Tickseed is native to the United States, east of the Rocky Mountains. It can now be found throughout North America. The blooms produced are yellow. This plant will grow in partial shade to full sun in various soil types.

Park Locations

Reservoir West

West side from 85th to 96th Street