tickweed


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Noun1.tickweed - any of numerous plants of the genus Coreopsis having a profusion of showy usually yellow daisylike flowers over long periodstickweed - any of numerous plants of the genus Coreopsis having a profusion of showy usually yellow daisylike flowers over long periods; North and South America
genus Coreopsis - genus of American plants widely cultivated for their flowers
Coreopsis gigantea, giant coreopsis - large treelike shrub having feathery leaves and clusters of large yellow flower heads; coastal southern California
Coreopsis maritima, sea dahlia - stout herb with flowers one to a stalk; ornamental developed from a Mexican wildflower
calliopsis, Coreopsis tinctoria - North American annual widely cultivated for its yellow flowers with purple-red to brownish centers; in some classifications placed in a subgenus Calliopsis
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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In my little library, I have Scotch Marigold (Calendula), Star of the Veldt (Dimorphotheca), Tickweed (Coreopsis), Annual Borage (Echium), Californian Poppy (Eschscholtzia), Love in a Mist (Nigella), Phacelia, and Gilia to name but a few.
Lamiaceae previously Leaf/flower (American known as Labiatae Pennyroyal, mock (dead-nettle or mint pennyroyal, squaw family) mint, tickweed, stinking balm, mosquito plant) Hibiscus rosa- Malvaceae (mallow Leaf sinensis L.
"Woad, which is more common in the east of England, is one of 28 plants across the world which produces the same chemical which gives us blue, while purple loosestrife makes grey, which can be used for ink and tickweed gives burnt orange.