Rigiopappus leptocladus

Wildflowers Dicots Eudicots Asterids Asterales Asteraceae Astereae Rigiopappus

Wireweed.

Rigiopappus leptocladus flowerSeen blooming in a grassy patch beside Santa Cruz trail (Upper Oso) in April.

This is a tiny plant, perhaps 3 inches tall, with yellow aster-like flowers (about a quarter inch in diameter).

Rigiopappus leptocladus plant

Rigiopappus leptocladus flower

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