Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains, and in central and eastern U.S.
Habitat: Fields, parks, lawns, balds, wastelots, and other disturbed or cultivated areas, usually where moist.
Conservation Status: Not of concern
Perennial with fibrous roots and spreading hairs, the naked flowering stalks 5-20 cm. high.
All basal, the blade elliptic or obovate to orbicular, dentate with small teeth, up to 4 cm. long and 2 cm. wide, narrowed to a petiole about the same length.
Heads solitary, radiate, the disk 5-10 mm. wide, yellow; rays numerous, pistillate, white to pink, about 1 cm. long; pappus none.
Achenes compressed, 2 nerved.