Dimorphotheca ecklonis

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Dimorphotheca ecklonis
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Dimorphotheca ecklonis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Dimorphotheca
Species: D. ecklonis
Binomial name
Dimorphotheca ecklonis
Synonyms[citation needed]

Osteospermum ecklonis (DC.) Norl.

Dimorphotheca ecklonis or Osteospermum, (Cape marguerite, Van Staden's river daisy, Sundays river daisy, white daisy bush, blue-and-white daisy bush, star of the veldt) is an ornamental plant. A native plant of South Africa, this plant is now regarded as a weed in parts of Australia, particularly Victoria and Western Australia.


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