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Chrysopsis caespitosa, Stenotus acaulis). Mat-forming subshrub or woody-based perennial, 10-15cm in height and much more in width. Leaves dense, narrowly oblanceolate to spathulate, usually entire, 2-6cm long. Flowerheads 2-3cm in diameter, yellow, late spring and summer. North-western North America, on dry slopes and ridges at 1800-3500m.