Wooly-Sunflower
(Oregon Sunshine)
Eriophyllum lanatum (Pursh) Forbes

Collected near Kamiah in Idaho Co., Idaho, on 6 Jun 1806. (Source)

A perennial, yellow flowers, spring-summer, green woolly foliage with spider web-like webbing between the leaves. Forms low cushions of divided silvery leaves at a height of 15 cm.. It has daisy like, bright yellow flowers, 8 to 15 ray petals, tips turning pale with age, usually singly on gray stems are produced in spring into summer or in loose clusters at top of stems. The leaves are gray-green on top, white woolly below, deeply cut, very fragrant. It flowers from May until July, or even later. It is found growing in dry scrub in the foothills and mountains of western North America.

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