Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
crenata
NOTES

A roughly hairy perennial to 70 cm with scabrid, lanceolate leaves which are slightly toothed, 3-5 veined from the base and with revolute margins.


AUTHORITY
(Thunb.) Nees
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flower heads solitary, radiate, subscapose
Colour: Blue
Notes: The flowers are pink or blue
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Bakers wild aster
Fire daisy
Habitat
NOTES: Found in the veld especially after fires
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Venereal disease treatments
Roots are used for venereal diseases
Gastro-intestinal treatments
Given to infants and children
Pain treatments
Used for headaches
Eye, ear and nose treatments
Snuffed or inhaled
Renal treatments
Unspecified use
Respiratory treatments
Unspecified use
Fever treatments
Unspecified use
Nervous treatments
Unspecified use
Skin treatments
Unspecified use
Snakebite treatments
Unspecified use
Charms
Unspecified use
Toxicity
Known to contain toxic substances
Months
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
Synonyms for Species
Arnica crenata
Aster crenatus
Gerbera crenata
Zyrphelis crenat



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