Maltese Cockspur
Habit
Ellura
Maltese Cockspur
Flower
 
    
Maltese Cockspur (Centaurea melitensis)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Daisies
Order: Asterales
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Maltese Cockspur (Centaurea melitensis)
This Photo:     Bud
Other names: Maltese Star Thistle, Cockspur Thistle, Malta Thistle, Maltese Centaury, Napa Star Thistle, Saucy Jack, Tocalote Star Thistle, Wild Irishman, Yellow Burr Cockspur or Yellow Star Thistle

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Nov-2010
This species is classed as I (Introduced - Foriegn)