Bluebush Daisy
Single Seed, with Ant
Bluebush Daisy
Barbs on Seed Bristles
Bluebush Daisy (Cratystylis conocephala)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Shrubs & Bushes
Order: Asterales
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Bluebush Daisy (Cratystylis conocephala)
This Photo:     Single Seed, End
Other names: Bluebush or Blue-bush Daisy
Similar Species: Pearl Bluebush

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
From a distance, very easy to confuse with Pearl Bluebush in shape and colour (hence the name we suspect). Up close it's easy to spot the difference.
Generally larger than the Pearl Bluebush in our area.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 15-Jan-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)