Flannel Cudweed
Flannel Cudweed
Gone to Seed
Flannel Cudweed (Actinobole uliginosum)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Daisies
Order: Daisies (Asterales)
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Flannel Cudweed (Actinobole uliginosum)
This Photo:     Flowers, ~3mm wide
Other name: Camel Dung

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
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 17-Sep-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)