- any of several species of coreopsis, especially Coreopsis tinctoria, a widely cultivated garden plant.
Origin of calliopsis
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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</p>
Helena Rutherfurd Ely
- another name for coreopsis
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