Flowers and leaves. Photo Colleen Miller, Vic

Plant. Photo Colleen Miller, Vic

Common Name

Cut-leaf Daisy




Perennial forb to 45cm tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, deeply dissected, to 7cm long, the segments to 4mm wide, hairless, with pointed tips. Flowers with 15-30 mauve, pink, or white ‘petals’ and yellow centres. Flowers single at the ends of the stems.

Description and photo (as Brachycome multifida) (page 649) and line drawing of seed (Fig. 64j page 648) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales

PlantNET description with line drawings and photos: