My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“We are used to working with sick patients in the hospital setting, so it was nice to see the other end of the spectrum and be able to raise awareness among the students.”
Sandra Guglielmi, Nursing major

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Rafinesquia neomexicana
Asteraceae

Height: Up to 20"

Leaves: 6" long and lobed. They are dark green. The leaves get smaller higher up on the stem.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom February to May. It is white, ray shaped and 1 3/4" wide. The petals have 5 teeth at the tip.

Form/Habitat: 200' to 3,000'. Sandy or gravelly slopes and washes. The stem is weak and will often grow next to shrubs for support.


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