Fremont Pincushion:  Asteraceae (Aster)   Chaenactis  fremontii
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Photo Details
1. May 16, 2005 - near Arches National Park, Grand County, Utah - 2. April 16, 2005 - Southwest Desert, Washington County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis

Woolly-stemmed desert annual growing from 4" to 16" tall.  The leaves are fleshy, the basal rosette wither by the time of flowering. The white flowers are on long stems.


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