Maltese Cockspur
Bud
Ellura
Everlasting
Whole
 
    
Maltese Cockspur (Centaurea melitensis)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Daisies
Order: Asterales
Family: Daisy (Asteraceae)
Species: Maltese Cockspur (Centaurea melitensis)
This Photo:     Flower
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 © 2005- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 15-May-2005
This species is classed as I (Introduced - Foriegn)