Vascular Plants of the Gila Wilderness

Presented in Association with the
Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences

Perityle coronopifolia Gray
(Perityle, Crowfoot Rock Daisy)

Family: Asteraceae

Status: Native


Perityle coronopifolia is a small herb with dissected leaves and a relatively large yellow disc compared to the white rays. It is found in small numbers in the Gila National Forest growing out of rock walls in mid-elevations.
Please click on an image for a larger file.

Perityle coronopifolia, photo Russ Kleinman & Kelly Kindscher, Mogollon Mtns., Mineral Creek, July 7, 2007

Perityle coronopifoia, inflorescence, photo Russ Kleinman & Kelly Kinscher, Mogollon Mtns., Mineral Creek, July 7, 2007

Back to the Index