Angelita Daisy (Hymenoxys  acaulis) Hymenoxys acaulis Angelita Daisy, Hymenoxys acaulis
Tetraneuris acaulis
Common Name Angelita Daisy, Stemless Four Nerve Daisey
Latin Name Hymenoxys acaulis, prev. Tetraneuris acaulis
Family Asteraceae
Sunset zones / USDA zones 1-3, 7-14, 18-24 / 5b-10
Type / Form Shrub / Small
Native Habitat Alberta and Saskatchewan to Texas and Mexico above 4,000 feet
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, limestone, well drained
Exposure Full sun
Water One to twice per month in summer
Height X Width 1 foot X 1 foot to 2 feet X 2 feet
Protective Mechanism Poisonous to livestock and some browsers
Leaves Green
Flowers Showy everblooming yellow flower, short stem
Bark / Roots NA
Maintenance None
Propagation Seeds
Pests and diseases None
Landscape uses Erosion control, ground cover, container, rock garden, borders, low maintenance, parkways, bedding
Garden Suitability Thornless, Butterfly, Songbird
Ornamental Value Showy everblooming yellow flower, short stem
Nature Value Bees, butterflies, ad birds use flowers
Native American Uses None known
Links  
    Images and data http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/plants/wildflwr/species/hymeacau.htm
    Images and data http://www.ruggedcountryplants.com/perennial/hymenoxys-acaulis.htm
    Images and data http://www.delange.org/AngelitaDaisy/AngelitaDaisy.htm
    Images and data http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=TEACA2
    Images and data http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Asteraceae/Hymenoxys_acaulis.html
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1779/
    Images and data http://www.swcoloradowildflowers.com/Yellow%20Enlarged%20Photo%20Pages/tetraneuris%20acaulis.htm
    Nursery, images, and data http://www.highcountrygardens.com/catalog/product/59001/
    Nursery, images, and data http://www.cnplx.info/nplx/species?taxon=Hymenoxys+acaulis+var.+arizonica
    Distribution and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=9254
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=TEACA2
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