Coreopsis pubescens Elliott var. robusta A. Gray ex Eames. Hab: Rocky slopes, glades, edges of rock outcrops. Dist: Jul-Sep. Var. robusta is a Southern Appalachian endemic, known from sw. VA, w. NC, nw. SC, n. GA, e. TN, and c. AL.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = F, GW2, K1, K3, K4, Sherff & Alexander (1955), Smith (1976); < Coreopsis pubescens Elliott – C, FNA21, G, NE, RAB, S, SE1, Va, W, WV