Vascular Plants of Henry W. Coe State Park, published by Mindbird Maps & Books

Achyrachaena mollis
Blow-wives

A member of the Asteraceae, or Composite Family


The inconspicuous inflorescence (upper left background) is followed
by the showy fruiting head (middle foreground).

Coit Road near Coyote Creek entrance.

31 May 2003.

Photograph copyright © by Arvind Kumar.
Used with permission.




Fruiting head, image focused on attachment point of achenes at center.

Coit Road near Coyote Creek entrance.

31 May 2003.

Photograph copyright © by Arvind Kumar.
Used with permission.




Habit, in bloom.

Live Oak Trail, Pine Ridge.

30 April 2005.

Photograph copyright © Gena Zolotar.
Used with permission.




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