Desert Dandelion,  Asteraceae (Aster Family) Malacothrix sonchoides
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Photo Details
1. flowers and plant, 2. leaves - May 17, 2005 - near Arches National Park, Grand County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis

Plant grows 2 to 14 inches tall  with short lobed basal leaves and twisting or leaning stems. Yellow flowers have rays only

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