Agoseris aurantiaca

Burnt Orange Dandelion
Agoseris aurantiaca

Family: Sunflower (Asteraceae)
AKA: Orange Agoseris, Mountain Dandelion
Photo taken on: July 25, 2004
Location: Lily Lake Trail, GV, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to subalpine
Habitat: Meadows, woods

Grows to 2ft hidden amongst grasses with long strap-like leaves.arrow

Agoseris aurantiaca

 

 

Flower heads closely resemble the Common Dandelion.

Photo taken on: August 19, 2008
Location: Upper Loop, GV, CO

Flora of North America reference.

Red & Orange Flowers