Pseudobahia heermannii facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsPseudobahia heermannii
Pseudobahia heermannii is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common names foothill sunburst and brittlestem.
It is an annual herb growing 10 to 30 centimeters tall with a pale green to reddish woolly or cobwebby stem. The leaves are divided into several narrow, toothed lobes. The inflorescence is a solitary flower head with a small, hard, cuplike involucre of about 8 fused phyllaries. From the involucre bloom about 8 golden ray florets around a center of hairless disc florets.
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