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tickseed,

name sometimes used for the bur marigoldbur marigold
or sticktight,
common name for any species of Bidens, a genus of chiefly weedy North American plants of the family Asteraceae (aster family) with two-pronged burlike fruits (achenes) that have gained various species such additional names as
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, coreopsiscoreopsis
, or tickseed,
names for species of Coreopsis, a chiefly North American genus of the family Asteraceae (aster family). They are easily cultivated annuals or perennials with daisylike heads of flowers in various colors—commonly yellow or
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, tick trefoil or beggarweedbeggarweed
or tick trefoil,
leguminous plant (Desmodium purpureum) native to the West Indies and sown in the S United States for green manure and for forage; it has high nutritive value and is palatable to stock.
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, and other bur-producing weeds.
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After four years, with some reseeding, his meadow of purple coneflowers, Indian blankets, larkspurs, tickseed, and Plains coreopsis provides food and cover for birds, butterflies, insects, and mammals.
Before-treatment observations paired two tickseed flowers from the same plant that were similar in size, height above the ground, and location on the plant.
From far left: Evening primrose, daisy and coneflowers feature in the parkland WARM WELCOME Final touches to the displays of red hot pokers CHAMPION WALK Take a three-mile stroll through the parkland AQUATICS CENTRE The approach to the venue, with its wave-like roof, has been lined with colour - a top priority for designers GOLDEN MEADOW Pot marigolds, tickseed and corn marigolds create a ribbon of gold around the Olympic Stadium OLYMPIC GLORY Densely planted wild flowers create a stunning tapestry
Britton; Northern Tickseed Sunflower, Crowned Beggar Ticks; Woods along creek at entrance; Rare; C = ; BSUH 13965.
Tall Tickseed, Tall Coreopsis; Southeast corner of first intersection on auto tour north of Nature Center; Rare; (#); C = 8; BSUH 12506.
Western tickseed sunflower; August; field; infrequent, though very conspicuous; USIH 989.
Britton: Northern Tickseed Sunflower; rare, one site; sedge meadow; BSUH 10494.