| Trixis californica, Sunflower family (Compositae)
|Flowers:||Bright yellow petals with dark gold stamens curled at the tips, to 3/4" wide.|
|Leaves:||Dark green lance-shaped leaves, to 2" long.|
|Height:||Grows to 3 1/2'.|
| Photographed March
17, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found near desert washes or on rocky slopes.