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calliopsis

[kal-ee-op-sis] /ˌkæl iˈɒp sɪs/
noun
1.
any of several species of coreopsis, especially Coreopsis tinctoria, a widely cultivated garden plant.
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  • calliopsis (Coreopsis), yellow with red or brown center; two feet; mid-July, until killed by frost.

    A Woman's Hardy Garden

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calliopsis

/ˌkælɪˈɒpsɪs/
noun
1.
another name for coreopsis
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