Asteraceae
Stenotus stenophyllus

Narrowleaf Goldenweed

Mat to 16 in. across with perennial tiny leaves. Stems densely leafy. Leaves linear, less than 1/2 in. long, rough to touch with short glandular hairs. Flower heads held individually, 8–12 small ray flowers surrounding center of hairy disk flowers. Grows in rocky places, sagebrush scrub.

  • Rarity: Uncommon
  • Flowering Time: All Summer
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: under 6 inches
  • Habitat: Shrub-Steppe
  • Found In: Steens
  • Native: Yes