entire, ciliate, dentate, serrate
oblong, lanceolate, oblanceolate
orange, red, yellow
May - September
0.3 - 0.6
annual, biennial, perennial
The leaves of Indian blanket are alternate, entire, toothed, or pinnately cut, clasping the stem or with a very short petiole. Both leaf surfaces have hairs and the margins are typically cilliate.
Sandy or densely forested areas, also along roadsides.