Rock Garden Plants
Yermo   xanthocephalus Dorn  trib. Senecioneae 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus species var.Yermo  xanthocephalus Dorn  trib. Senecioneae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Wyoming
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1800-1900m
Description taproot, leaves coriaceous, alternate, lanceolate to oval, entire or dentate, capitula numerous, crowded at apex of stem, discoid, phyllaries 5, yellow
Size15-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
Compositae Checklist compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý