Tickseed is part of the Coreopsis genus. Its scientific name is Coreopsis grandiflora. The botanical name epithet for Tickseed (grandiflora) means 'with large flowers'.A type of flower / herb, it mainly grows as a perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Tickseed normally grows with a erect habit to a mature height of 34.0 cm (that's 1.10 feet imperial).
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By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Tickseed about 49 days before your last frost date .
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Tickseed so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Tickseed so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Tickseed plants:
From the Greek words " corios", meaning bedbug and “opsis”, meaning face or appearance.
Coreopsis grandiflora Hogg ex Sweet var. grandiflora
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