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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Coreopsis leavenworthii Torr. & Gray
Leavenworth's tickseed

Coreopsis leavenworthii
Copyright by: Chuck McCartney

Family: Asteraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Native Range: Southeastern United States.

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Secure

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SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Native

IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status: Critically Imperiled

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Florida Keys History and Distribution: Reported in 1913 by John Kunkel Small for pinelands in the lower Keys.  We consider this native and extant only on Big Pine Key in the lower Keys.

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Coreopsis leavenworthii has been reported from the following conservation area in the FLORIDA KEYS :
Occurrence Native Status
National Key Deer Refuge Present Native




Coreopsis leavenworthii has been reported for the following 2 habitats in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Wetland
Pine Rockland


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Coreopsis leavenworthii
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Coreopsis leavenworthii
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Coreopsis leavenworthii
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Coreopsis leavenworthii
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Coreopsis leavenworthii
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Coreopsis leavenworthii
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Coreopsis leavenworthii
Copyright by: Shirley Denton