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msbeffersOctober 25, 2013

Can anyone help me identify this flower? The leaves are fern-like and the seed looks similar to marigold.

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agardenstateof_mind

Perhaps coreopsis?

    Bookmark   October 25, 2013 at 11:00PM
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msbeffers

I don't know. It's a wild flower and grows to be about 3' tall. I looked at the Georgia wild flower website and saw some very similar flowers but the leaves were different. My son-in-law grabbed some seed last fall while deer hunting and we planted them. Both his and mine came up and were just beautiful before the cold got them.

    Bookmark   October 26, 2013 at 8:20AM
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carol23_gw

Looks like Cosmos sulphureus.

Here is a link that might be useful: Cosmos

    Bookmark   October 26, 2013 at 11:05AM
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msbeffers

You're right. That's it. Thanks!!

    Bookmark   October 26, 2013 at 6:07PM
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