Taxon  Report   2375    
Coreopsis lanceolata  L.
Garden coreopsis,  Lanceleaf tickseed
Coreopsis lanceolata
© 2013 Richard Spellenberg
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Coreopsis lanceolata
© 2013 Richard Spellenberg
Coreopsis lanceolata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Coreopsis lanceolata
© 2013 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Coreopsis
Communities: escaped cultivar

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Coreopsis crassifolia
PLANTS: Coreopsis heterogyna
PLANTS: Coreopsis lanceolata var. villosa
More information about  Coreopsis lanceolata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).