is a perennial herb of 0.3-1.2m-in-height growing in moist parts in
mountainous regions. Rosettes and leaves on lower legs have gone
when in flower, and the other leaves on upper parts are of alternate
phyllotaxis and in a long-oblong-like lanceolate shape with pointed
tips. There exist a small number of sharp serrations on the margins.
The flower heads, yellow, approximately 3cm in diameter, consist
only of ligulate flowers. Bloom time: August-September.