Dogweed, Dyssodia pentachaeta

Dyssodia pentachaeta

Plant w/Flowers


Flowers, showing size

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Family: Compositae (Asteracae), Sunflower Family
Plant Size: Usually under 24" (60 cm) tall
Blooms in Spring/Summer
Habitat Preferred: Arid slopes, desert areas
Photo taken at: Tavasci Marsh 8/15/99
Bloom Color: Yellow
Other Common Names: Five-needle Fetid Marigold, Common Dogweed
Origin: Native
Further Reference & Sources: "A Field Guide to the Plants of Arizona", Anne Orth Epple, 1995, Falcon Press
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