Tall Coreopsis

Botanical name: Coreopsis triptera

Height: about 2 m.

Season of bloom: Late summer

Growing Conditions: Full sun. Spreads widely by rhizomes.

Wildlife benefits:

From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. Found in the wild in south-western Ontario.

Remarks: Very effective when allowed to weave itself among tall prairie grasses.

Similar species: Tall Sunflower

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