Scientific Name: Lindheimera texana
Common Names: Texas Yellowstar
Stems and branches are hairy. The lower leaves are alternate and coarsely toothed, but the upper ones are opposite and smooth on the edges, 2-2 1/2 inches long. Each bloom has 5 petals with 2 prominent veins and indented at the tip.
Bloom Color(s): yellow
Bloom Width: 1.25 in.
Plant Height: to 24 in.
Bloom Period: March to May
Plant Family: Asteraceae
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Sightings: Shady Hollow West Nature Preserve
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