Coreopsis tinctoria, or Plains Tickseed, is a 2-4 foot annual species that prefers the full sun to moderate shade and well-drained soils. Plains Tickseed is a very showy flower with reddish-purple centers and yellow borders blooming from June to August.

Light: Sun
Soil moisture: Medium-Dry
Height: 3′

Coreopsis tinctoria plains tickseed