Tickseed Coreopsis grandiflora
Tickseed (Coreopsis grandiflora)
At a Glance
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Mature Height: 1 to 2 Feet
  • USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 - 9
  • Soil Conditions: Dry
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Bloom Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Season: June through August
  • Size: Medium

Features of Tickseed


Golden yellow flowers on round plants with narrow green leaves. Almost season long bloom potential. Short lived if not given good drainage.


  • Well-drained to dry soil in full sun location
  • With deadheading, plant can provide bloom almost all season. Best to divide every 3 years to maintain vigor.