New York Natural Heritage Program
Rose Coreopsis
Coreopsis rosea Nutt.
Dicots
Flower with pink rays Kimberly J. Smith
Family: Aster Family (Asteraceae)

State Protection: Rare
listed species have: 1) 20 to 35 extant sites, or 2) 3,000 to 5,000 individuals statewide.

Federal Protection: Not Listed

State Rarity Rank: S3
A State Rarity Rank of S3 means: This plant is rare in New York (typically 21-50 populations, limited number of individuals, or limited range).

Global Rarity Rank: G3
A Global Rarity Rank of G3 means: This species is either rare and local throughout its range (21 to 100 occurrences), or found locally (even abundantly at some of its locations) in a restricted range (e.g. a single physiographic region), or is vulnerable to extinction throughout its range because of other factors.


Did you know?
Of the five known species of Coreopsis in New York, this is both our only native species and the only one with pink flowers.

State Ranking Justification [-]
There are 23 existing populations, some of them consisting of multiple hydrologically connected pondshores. There are four additional populations known from the early 1900s which have not been resurveyed.

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