Brachyglottis J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.

Stace, C.A. (2010) New Flora of the British Isles. 3rd edition. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Description of the genus

Evergreen shrubs; leaves alternate, pinnately veined, densely white-felted on lower-side; capitula discoid or radiate; phyllaries in 1 main row with short supplementary ones at the base of the capitulum; disc flowers cream or yellow; ligules yellow. Fruit an achene.

Worldwide: 48 species, native to New Zealand.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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greyi (Hook.f.) B.Nord.

Other sources of information about Brachyglottis:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Brachyglottis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Brachyglottis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Brachyglottis
Wikipedia: Brachyglottis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Brachyglottis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Brachyglottis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Brachyglottis., retrieved 18 January 2022

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