Taxon: Coreopsis grandiflora Hogg ex Sweet

Genus: Coreopsis
Section: Coreopsis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Coreopsideae
Nomen number: 11519
Place of publication: Brit. fl. gard. 2: t. 175. 1826
Link to protologue:
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: 21 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • American tickseed  (Source: Aust Pl Common Names) - English
  • large-flower tickseed  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • coréopsis à grandes fleurs  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • großblumiges Mädchenauge  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • camomila  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • falsa-camomila  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • da hua jin ji ju  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada Ontario, Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, 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

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia Western Australia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Estonia ; Lithuania ; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Belgium
    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom England

  • Cultivated


  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Hungary


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  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
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  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
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Check other web resources for Coreopsis grandiflora Hogg ex Sweet :


  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image