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Wildflowers of Texas, Plant Resources Center, University of Texas at Austin

Small Rocklettuce   Pinaropappus roseus    
Sunflower family — Asteraceae

Also known as:
White Dandelion, Pink Dandelion, White Rocklettuce

Slides: (click for larger view)


This small, spring- to summer-blooming perennial is easily overlooked until its flower heads are fully expanded, at which point it is conspicuous and unmistakable. It grows on open to wooded rocky limestone slopes in central and western parts of the state.

Dried Specimens: (click for larger view)


Flowering Months: April, May, June, July, August

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