Aphanostephus ramosissimus DC.
Plains Dozedaisy, Lazy Daisy
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: APRA
From the Image Gallery
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual
Size Notes: Up to about 18 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
DistributionUSA: AZ , NM , OK , TX
Native Habitat: Exposed limy sandy loam.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX
National Butterfly Center - Mission, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0878 Collected May 4, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0380 Collected May 12, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0149 Collected Apr. 26, 1991 in Bexar County by Lottie Millsaps
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Aphanostephus ramosissimus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Aphanostephus ramosissimus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Aphanostephus ramosissimus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2021-03-02
Research By: TWC Staff