Woolly New Holland Daisy
Leaves
Ellura
Woolly New Holland Daisy
Petals Dried
 
    
Woolly New Holland Daisy (Vittadinia gracilis)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Daisies
Order: Asterales
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Woolly New Holland Daisy (Vittadinia gracilis)
This Photo:     Flower
Synonym: Vittadinia triloba var lanuginosa
Other name: Fuzzweed

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
A grey looking small bush.
The flowers, on the end of stems, have Lilac petals with yellow centre.
When it seeds the seed head is a brilliant white, with seeds being carried away in the wind.

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 09-Oct-2010
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)