Senecio crocatus

Saffron Ragwort
 Packera crocata (Senecio crocatus)

Family: Sunflower (Asteraceae)
AKA: Saffron Senecio
Photo taken on: August 18, 2007
Location: Walrod Gulch, GV, CO
Life Zones: Montane to alpine
Habitat: Moist meadows

Grows to 2ft with long, stout stems. Leaves on the stem are lobed, basal leaves are smooth and stalked.

Flora of North America reference.

Red & Orange Flowers