Brickellia brachyphylla

Plumed Brickellbush
Brickellia brachyphylla

Family: Sunflower (Asteraceae)
Photo taken on: August 24, 2014
Location: Above Abiquiu Lake, NM
Life Zones: Plains and foothills
Habitat: Dry, rocky slopes

Growing to about 2ft high with branched stems. Leaves are lance to oval shaped and smelly. Flower heads have only disk flowers and narrow, purple-edged phyllaries.

Flora of North America reference.

Yellow Round Clusters