| Encelia frutescens, Sunflower family (Compositaea)
|Flowers:||Gold and orange flower head to 3/4" wide on end of stem, no petals.|
|Leaves:||Dark green wavy leaves to 2" long, shiny surface with rough, hairy edges.|
|Height:||Grows to 3' high.|
| Photographed March
23, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found in rocky areas and on mesas.