Flowers and leaves. Photo: Richard Hartland, White Elephant Reserve, Vic

Flowers, seeds, and leaves. Photo: Russell Best, near Melbourne, Vic

Flower and seeds. Australian Plant Image Index, photo: Murray Fagg, Scottsdale Bush Heritage Reserve near Bredbo, NSW

Common Name

Woolly New Holland Daisy




Shrub to 40cm tall.  Leaves alternating up the stems, 1-4cm long, 2-7mm wide, flat to folded lengthwise, hairy, slightly sticky, the edges entire, tips blunt.  Flowers mauve to violet-purple with a yellow to orange centre, with many 'petals'.  Flower heads borne singly or in small groups at the ends of the stems.

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