Coreopsis verticillata 

Tickseed Whorled coreopsis

Names and Myths

Coreopsis Greek koris bedbug opsis to look like – refers to the seeds1

verticillata whorled.

Natural history / Folklore

See Genus page


June – July Yellow 8 rayed flower heads, narrow, grass-like whorled leaves.  Roadsides and open fields.

Species List Family Group
Previous Study Next