Centratherum punctatum

Centratherum punctatum

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(Brazilian Button Flower)

FAMILY

Asteraceae

Species

Centratherum punctatum

Common name(s)

Brazilian Button Flower

Flower colour; life form

Florets purple. Herb to 50 cm tall, branched

Distinguishing features

Stem pubescent, leaves alternate, margins toothed. Flower heads with light purple disc florets only, glandular, outer ones longer than inner. Pappus row of erect bristles.

Centratherum punctatum

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Centratherum punctatum