An annual form of Coreopsis with daisy-like flowers in yellow, maroon, and crimson. Flower heads produce a yellow to red dye.
Great simply grown as a wildflower.
- Scientific Plant Name: Coreopsis tinctoria
- Common Names: Calliopsis, Plains Coreopsis, Garden Coreopsis, or Golden Tickseed
- Plant Type: Annual
- Height @ Maturity: 2 - 4'
- Packet Weight: ~10g
- Best in full or partial sun.
- Prefers sandy and/or well draining soils.