Common name: golden tickseed
Botanical name: Coroeopsis atkinsoniana
Light: Full to part sun
Height: 8 – 40 inches
Water: moderate to low, flourishes with more water in sunny sites
Soil type: sandy to loamy soils
Annual yellow wildflower with brown centers in open clusters on single erect stems in July to October; wonderful fragrance! reseeds freely; thrives with some water; great for meadows; butterflies like this one.