Olearia paniculata

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Olearia paniculata
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Olearia
Species: O. paniculata
Binomial name
Olearia paniculata
(J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) Druce

Shawia paniculata J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

Olearia paniculata, commonly called akiraho, is a species of shrub or tree in the Asteraceae family, found only in New Zealand. The tree can grow to 7.5 metres high, and has yellow-green, oval-shaped leaves, with white undersides and wavy margins.

O. paniculata produces clusters of daisy flowers in late autumn.[1]


  1. ^ "Olearia paniculata". Hebe Society. Retrieved 29 May 2012.