Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Coreopsis lanceolata
Coreopsis lanceolata

Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Lanceleaf Coreopsis,  Coreopsis lanceolataCoreopsis is Florida’s state wildflower. Fourteen species occur in the state. Most have yellow flowers, like the Lanceleaf Coreopsis pictured here. The ray flowers of many species are notched at the tip, a conspicuous identifying feature. Lanceleaf Coreopsis is one of Florida’s more common, showy spring wildflowers.

More information at Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants.