|Star Thistle (Yellow)|
| Centuarea solstitalis, Sunflower family
|Flowers:||Bright yellow domed flower to 3/4", followed by silky white thistle head.|
|Leaves:||Grey-green, wavy leaves to 2" long.|
|Height:||Grows to 20".|
| Photographed June
5, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found in disturbed areas such as roadsides and fields.