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Tetraneuris acaulis var. acaulis
Tetraneuris acaulis (Pursh) Greene var. acaulis
Butte marigold, Stemless four-nerve daisy, Stemless goldflower, Stemless rubber weed
Synonym(s): Actinea acaulis, Actinella acaulis, Hymenoxys acaulis, Tetraneuris simplex
USDA Symbol: TEACA2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Tufted rosettes of narrow, silvery leaves are topped by a 4-6 in. leafless stem supporting a single, yellow flowerhead. Well-developed plants may have a foot-wide clump of 30-40 rosettes, each with a flowerhead.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
, WY Canada: SK Native Distribution:
Sask. & Alt., s. to TX
& s. CA Native Habitat:
Dry, rocky slopes; mesas; limestone bluffs; roadsides
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Description: Limestone sands or gravels.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff