Bebbia juncea Sweetbush
PERENNIAL. A shrubby, weedy ball of coarse green stems with small
gray rough-hairy leaves and rayless yellow flowers. Grows from a
woody taproot. Flowers attract butterflies. Blooms all summer.
Roadsides, disturbed ground, sandy washes that are subject to erosion.
A pest in suburban yards.
FAMILY: Asteraceae (Sunflower or Composite Family)