''Cymbolaena'' is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae, containing the single species ''Cymbolaena griffithii''. It is native to Asia, where it is distributed from Turkey to Pakistan. It is one of several genera in "the ''Filago'' group," and some authors include it within the genus ''Filago''.
This is an annual herb coated with appressed gray hairs. The stem is very short and the branches extend outward, making the plant squat in stature, sometimes forming.. more