Achyrachaena mollis

Wildflowers Dicots Eudicots Asterids Asterales Asteraceae Heliantheae Madiinae Achyrachaena

Achyrachaena mollis seedheadBlow-Wives.

Seen on the Aliso Loop trail (near the intersection with Aliso Trail), seeds present in April and May (the seeds are much the more interesting aspect of this flower). Seen flowering in April.

The picture is of the seedhead. The seedhead looks a bit like Silver Puffs, but the seed wings are wider.

Achyrachaena mollis plant



Achyrachaena mollis seedhead

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: