Arctotheca

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Arctotheca
Capeweed flower.jpg
Arctotheca calendula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Arctotheca
Vaill.
Species

About 6; See text.

Arctotheca /ˌɑrktɵˈθkə/[1] is a small genus of flowering plants in the aster family. They are annuals or perennials native to southern Africa. At least two species are widely naturalized elsewhere, including Australia.

Species include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sunset Western Garden Book, 1995:606–607

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