Pericome caudata

Pericome caudata

Family: Sunflower (Asteraceae)
AKA: Mountain Tail-leaf
Photo taken on: September 25, 2009
Location: Bandelier National Monument, NM
Life Zones: Plains to foothills
Habitat: Canyons, rocky slopes

Grows to 3ft tall, shrub-like, with triangular leaves that have a long point. The flowers heads have only disk flowers and grow in clusters.

Pericome caudata

Flora of North America reference.

Yellow Round Clusters