The Smooth Golden Fleece (Urospermum dalechampii) is a flowering, herbaceous, perennial plant in the Asteraceae family of asters.
It grows to 25-40 centimetres (10-16 inches) tall.
It is a hairy plant with a single or branched stem.
The flowers are yellow and about 5 centimetres (2 inches) wide.
The Smooth Golden Fleece blooms in spring.
Photographed in the Botanical Garden, Paris, May 2021.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls