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     Gold Standard Tall Tickseed is a member of the Mt. Cuba Collection, plants selected for outstanding ecological and ornamental benefits. More information here


    This plant rivals Smooth Oxeye Sunflower for cheerfulness.  It offers yellow flowers on stems slightly shorter than the straight species yet sturdy and generally not needing support.  It is highly adaptable to most soil conditions and a beautiful addition to a native or wild garden.


     Photo: Creative Commons

Tickseed, Tall -- 'Gold Standard'

1 Gallon
    • Latin: Coreopsis tripteris 'Gold Standard'
    • Pollinator value: Very High (straight species)
    • Height: 5-6 feet
    • Light: Full to part sun
    • Soil: Medium
    • Bloom: Yellow, late summer to fall
    • Resistance: Deer
    • Landscape: Best if allowed to grow in a loose colony
    • Pair with: New York Ironweed, Goldenrod
    • Native range (straight species) here


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