Arctotis stoechadifolia

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Arctotis stoechadifolia
Arctotis stoechadifolia P. J. Bergius, Frühlingsblüte West Coast N.P. P1030626.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Arctotis
Species: A. stoechadifolia
Binomial name
Arctotis stoechadifolia
  • Anemonospermos stoechadifolia Kuntze
  • Arctotis grandis (A.Berger) Thunb.
  • Arctotis rosea Less.
  • Arctotis rosea Jacq.

Arctotis stoechadifolia, the African daisy[2] or white arctotis,[3] is a rare species of South African plants in the daisy family. It is a rare plant found only in sand dunes along the west coast of Cape Province.[4]

The species is sometimes regarded as the same species as the much more common and widely cultivated A. venusta, but authors separate the two as distinct species.[5][6]


  1. ^ The Plant List Arctotis stoechadifolia P.J.Bergius
  2. ^ "Arctotis stoechadifolia". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
  3. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-01-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17.
  4. ^ Norlindh, Nils Tycho 1965. Botaniska Notiser 118(4): 406–411
  5. ^ Flora of North America Arctotis stoechadifolia
  6. ^ Calflora taxon report, Arctotis venusta Norl., Blue-eyed african daisy

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