COLORADO WESTERN TIER WILDFLOWERS

Jim Fuchs

Plant Spreadsheet

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Stephanomeria (Asteraceae)

Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Both Weber and Ackerfield call this S. tenuifolia.
FYI - Stephanomeria spp. pappus are plumose bristles and Lygodesmia spp. pappus are simple bristles.

Stephanomeria

Old flower

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Stephanomeria

Pappus plumose to base

Stephanomeria

Bushy

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Plumose to top 2/3 base

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria pauciflora

Stephanomeria

Canyon walls

Stephanomeria runcinata

Possibly this is S. exigua - need a pappus to separate species better.

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria runcinata

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria runcinata

Stephanomeria

Stephanomeria runcinata