Erect. Stems with few long hairs. Leaves alternate, lance-shaped, 2–4 in. long, hairless, with petioles very short or absent. Flower heads 1 to few, each with 12–21 yellow ray flowers, central yellow disk about 1 in. across. Grows on dry open slopes at mid elevations.
- Rarity: Uncommon
- Flowering Time: Late Spring, Early Summer
- Life Cycle: Perennial
- Height: 1--3 feet
- Habitat: East-Side Forest, Shrub-Steppe
- Found In: Steens
- Native: Yes