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Giant Coreopsis
Leptosyne gigantea

TJM1: Coreopsis gigantea.

Family: Asteraceae (radiate) (SUNFLOWER).
Generic common name: TICKSEED.

Point Mugu State Park: Thornhill Broome Beach, coastal strand, April 2004.

Characteristics: Native, Yellow, Large, Clusters, Simple, Woody, Perennial, Early Spring, Late Spring.
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Can be very dense in the coastal fog zone



The stubby branches look dead in the winter but then sprout back to life in the spring.







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