Chaenactis carphoclinia Pebble Pincushion
ANNUAL. White (occasionally pink) flowerheads are 1-2 cm in diameter.
All florets in a flowerhead are the same size. Leaves are sparse,
each with a few stringy lobes. Blooms in April. Uncommon in
the Empires on gravel ridges and bajadas.
FAMILY: Asteraceae (Composite or Daisy Family)