Flowers and leaves. Photo: Richard Hartland, Little Desert, Vic

Flowering plant. Photo: Richard Hartland, Little Desert, Vic

Common Name

Broad-leaved Millotia




Annual forb to 20cm tall.  Leaves alternating up the stems, stem-clasping, 1-5cm long, 2-6mm wide, flat, sparsely to densely hairy, with a minute striaght point.  Flowers white to creamy yellow, with 0 petals.  Flower heads cylindrical, borne singly at the ends of the stems. 

Description and photo in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 705

PlantNET Flowering plants. Photo Don Wood, Scotia Sanctuary, NSW