Perennial, 2 feet high, yellow flowers, spring to summer. Native to coast dunes, south dunes, south coast. It likes full sun, water until established only, and is intolerant of frost. It's wind tolerant, best in sandy soil. A rare plant. Syn. Leptosyne maritima.
Coreopsis maritima tolerates sand.
Foliage of Coreopsis maritima has color silver and is na.
Flower of Coreopsis maritima has color yellow.
Communities for Coreopsis maritima:Coastal Sage Scrub and Coastal Strand.