Coreopsis (Tickseed)

 Safe to Feed
  • Common Name: Coreopsis (Tickseed)
  • Latin Name: Coreopsis spp.
  • Family Name: Asteraceae/Compositae

There are no known hazards with this plant, so it can be fed to tortoises as part of a wider varied diet. 

Although the native colour of Coreopsis is yellow (or occasionally orange), there are cultivated varieties in many colours. 

Coreopsis is closely related to Bidens.  See Burr Marigold.

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