Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Arctotheca
Family: Asteraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
calendula
NOTES

An herbaceous plant growing to a height of about 75 cm. It has divided leaves which have a fine grey woolly covering on the underside.


AUTHORITY
(L.) Levyns
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The daisy flowers are yellow
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Cape dandelion
Cape marigold
Cape weed
Botterblom
Soetgousblom
Habitat
NOTES: On an old heap of sand near the Dyer's parking lot
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
Synonyms for Species
Arctotheca calendulaceum
Arctotis calendula
Cryptostemma calendulaceum



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