Asteraceae
Brickellia grandiflora

Large-Flowered Tasselflower

Stems upright, usually unbranched except in inflorescence. Leaves opposite, blades lance-shaped to triangular, scalloped to toothed, heart-shaped base with 1/4–1 in. petioles. Flower heads at stem tips in small clusters, erect to nodding, no ray flowers. Disk flowers whitish. Widespread among rocks, canyons, on cliffs, at low to mid-elevations.

  • Rarity: Common
  • Flowering Time: Late Summer-Autumn
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 8--30 inches
  • Habitat: East-Side Forest, Shrub-Steppe
  • Found In: Wallowas, Steens
  • Native: Yes