Taxon: Coreopsis palmata Nutt.

Genus: Coreopsis
    Section: Gyrophyllum
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Coreopsideae
Nomen number: 70200
Place of publication: Gen. N. Amer. pl. 2:180. 1818
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: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (for highway plantings and prairie restoration fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: revegetator (for highway plantings and prairie restoration fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Missouri, - Nebraska, - Oklahoma, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana, - Michigan
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas, - Louisiana

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. 1940 (F Indiana)
  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gandhi, K. N. & R. D. Thomas Asteraceae of Louisiana. 1989 (Comp Louis)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. 1963 (Glea Cron)
  • Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. 1955 (F IllJones)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. Checklist of Kansas vascular plants. 1976 (L Kansas)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. 1980- (F SE US)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Smith, E. B. 1976. A biosystematic survey of Coreopsis in eastern United States and Canada (Sida) 6:166.
  • Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. 1977 (F Missouri)

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