A handsome and conspicuous plant, often forming large clumps, from one to three feet tall, with dull green, downy, rather leathery leaves, irregularly slashed and cut, and large clusters of light bright yellow flowers, each about three-quarters of an inch across. This grows on hillsides and on high dry mesas.

Hawksbeard Crepis acuminata. Gray Hawksbeard C.occidentalis.

Hawksbeard Crepis acuminata. Gray Hawksbeard-C.occidentalis.