Chilean Tarplant, Coast Tarweed
Synonyms: Madia capitata, Madia sativa ssp. capitata, Madia sativa ssp. sativa, Madia sativa var. congesta, Madia sativa var. sativa
A close-up view of a flower head of chilean tarweed as seen on Bickleton Ridge in the Bickleton Ridge Unit of the Klickitat Wildlife Area..........June 17, 2017.
Close-up of the involucre of slender tarweed as seen on Steptoe Butee in eastern Washington........June 22, 2009. Note the numerous spreading hairs interspersed with many gland-tipped hairs.
Close-ups of slender tarweed as seen on Steptoe Butee in eastern Washington..........June 22, 2009. Note the clustered heads in the center photo, a characteristic of this species.
The photo above shows a close-up view of the flower head of coast tarweed. Photographed on Zumwalt Prairie to the northeast of Enterprise, OR..........July 9, 2007. Note the numerous long, spreading hairs and numerous yellowish glands.