This is a close-up of a flower and some flower buds with sage in the background.
Fields full of Plains Coreopsis
Dubai UAE zone 11
Started from Spring Seeds
My Coreopsis, sowed them outside in May and they bloomed for a long time from early August until October. Seeds were from Wildseed Farms, TX, USA. - 10.8.2003
Texas native wildflower that blooms all year.
Field of Coreopsis and Bluebonnets.
Blooming in late July 2005, Spokane Valley, WA (Zone 5b)
Plains Coreopsis, Calliopsis, coreopsis tinctoria, at Tandy Hills Prairie, Fort Worth, Texas.
'Dwarf Red Plains' Coreopsis begins deep red, then as the bloom matures, petals turn yellow
Full sun, sandy soil, sown outside in April, zone 8. Plants are about 15" tall in mid July.
Plains Tickseed (Coreopsis tinctoria) sprouts.
Plains Coreopsis seeds and seed pods
Denver Botanic Gardens 07/21/2009.
At Annie's Annuals
These can also be grown in containers.
From a distance these flowers seem to float above the ground
Norfolk Botanical Garden. Photo courtesy of Karl Gercens. Copyright Karl Gercens. Conservatory Horticulturist at Longwood Gardens. http://www.karlgercens.com/