- Common Name(s):
- Dwarf dandelion, Mountain krigia
Wildlife Value: Members of the genus Krigia support the following specialized bee: Andrena (Callandrena s.l.) krigiana.
- Summer into fall
- 4-16 in.
- Most leaves are basal; variable shape - linear, lance-shaped or lobed and toothed like a dandelion; slender, milky, mostly smooth stems
- Solitary, bright yellow-orange petals with fringed tips borne on a long stem; leafy bracts at base of flower head are leafy and green
- Crevices of moist cliffs, grassy balds
- Life Cycle:
NCCES plant id: 2631