Hairy Golden Aster

Hairy Golden Aster
Chrysopsis rutteri

Family:Composite or Sunflower (Compositae)

Size: To 4 in wide.

Date: 7/21/2001

Other names: Golden aster

Notes: Plants silvery-silky, leaves alternate, several stems from the same basal rosette, a single flower head per stem. Known only from this area of southern AZ. 6 species of Chrysopsis in Arizona.