Taxon: Coreopsis lanceolata L.

Genus: Coreopsis
    Section: Coreopsis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Coreopsideae
Nomen number: 11520
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:908. 1753
Name Verified on: 05-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Oklahoma, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana, - Michigan, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Florida, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Belgium
    • Southeastern Europe: Romania
  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Rio Grande do Sul
    • Caribbean: Dominican Republic
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Uruguay

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany
    • Southeastern Europe: Italy


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  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image