Acton's Brittlebush; Acton's Encelia
Encelia - named for Christoph Entzelt (Latinized to Encelius),
16th century Lutheran clergyman
Acton - named for Acton, California
This species has a single flower per stalk (non-branched).
Photographed along Mtn99
The Bullrun fire in the summer of 2010 burned a large swath of land
along Mtn99, starting at Riverkern and Bullrun Creek, 3 miles north of Kernville.
One of the first plants to recover was Acton's Encelia.