Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
carduoides
NOTES

A thorny perennial to 60 cm, which is sometimes cobwebby on the new growth. The oblanceolate leaves have decurrent bases which form wings. The leaves are pinnatifid with rounded lobes and slightly revolute margins.


AUTHORITY
(Less.) Hutch.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A few discoid flower heads are borne in a terminal corymb
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Dissel
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on the bush fringe
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
January
Synonyms for Species
Stephanocoma carduoides
Berkeya carduiformis



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