Arrowleaf Balsamroot - Balsamorhiza sagittata
Perennial This beautiful sunny plant grows in pleasing 1-3' clumps, with a deep taproot and long life. Silvery arrow to heart shaped leaves surround clusters of yellow sunflower-like flowers with orange centers. Both food and medicine.
Moist-stratify for three months or plant in fall. Patience is required to get a glorious stand.
Native to Colorado.