Taxon  Report   2373 
Coreopsis gigantea  (Kellogg) H.M. Hall  (not an active name; please see Leptosyne gigantea)
Giant coreopsis
Coreopsis gigantea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Coreopsis gigantea
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Genus: Coreopsis
Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Leptosyne gigantea
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Tuckermannia gigantea
 NOTE: Coreopsis gigantea is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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