Physical Setting
Climate
Adaptations
Tucson Plants
Tucson Animals
External Resources
Physical Setting
Climate
Adaptations
Tucson Plants
Tucson Animals
External Resources
PlantsNative TreesNative ShrubsNative CactusesWildflowersOther Plants
Previous SpeciesNext Species
Cooper's Paperflower (Psilostrophe cooperi)
Cooper's paperflowerDESCRIPTION: Perennial to 2'. Flowers bright yellow, turning to white and papery over time. Flowers have varying number of rays, each with 3 lobes on end. Flowers to 1" wide. Leaves simple, smooth-edged, linear, wooly, and light greenish-gray to 2.5" long. Compositae (Sunflower) Family.
NATURAL HISTORY: Flowers bloom any time of year.

Email Me
Site Map
Copyright
Pima Community College