Flannel Cudweed
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Flannel Cudweed
Flannel Cudweed (Actinobole uliginosum)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Daisies
Order: Daisies (Asterales)
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Flannel Cudweed (Actinobole uliginosum)
This Photo:     Small patch
Other name: Camel Dung & Cotton Weed

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
These are tiny little plants that look more like moss or new seedlings, rather than mature daisies.
They don't seem to have a traditional buds, where the bud comes out then opens. It seems more like the flower grows from within the leaves & pushes out already formed.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 07-Aug-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)