Guadalupe Island rock daisy Asteraceae Perityle
incana A. Gray
Leaf: Alternate, simple, persistent but drought deciduous, ovate in outline, very deeply divided into linear lobes, pubescent, silvery-gray-green above and below.
Flower: Very small, borne in umbrella-shaped clusters on stalks at the branch tips, appearing in early summer.
Fruit: Small achenes, ripening in December.
Twig: Slender, covered in pale pubescence, may be grooved.
Bark: Initially gray, becoming gray-brown.
Form: A barely woody dense multi-stem shrub to 3 feet.