Rafinesquia neomexicana Desert Chicory
ANNUAL. White flowers, 2-3 cm in diameter, have pinkish red streaks
on the underside. Blooms in March-April. Nearly identical to
Calycoseris wrightii but is taller, blooms earlier, and has smooth
stems and calyces, with no glands or hairs. In the Empires, common
among shrubs in desert upland and desert grassland.
FAMILY: Asteraceae (Composite or Daisy Family)