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Doellia cafra (DC.) Anderb.


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Doellia cafra

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Habit
10 Apr 2010

Doellia cafra

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Leaves
10 Apr 2010

Doellia cafra

Image 3
Flower buds
10 Apr 2010

Doellia cafra

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Flower bud and leaves
06 Jul 2011

Doellia cafra

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Leaves
06 Jul 2011

Doellia cafra

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Flower
06 Jul 2011



Family: Asteraceae
Full name: Doellia cafra (DC.) Anderb.
ID status: Fairly certain
Afrikaans common name(s): Vlei pompom
English common name(s): Vlei-pom-pom
Synonym(s): Blumea cafra (DC.) O.Hoffm. accepted by FTA
Blumea natalensis Sch.Bip.
Conyza cafra DC.
Conyza natalensis Sch.Bip.
Doellia cafra (DC.) Anderb. accepted by FSA
Status: Native
Description: Erect, up to 60 cm high, thinly rough-hairy throughout. Stem ribbed. Leaves stalkless, sometimes eared and clasping at base, oblong, blunt, with prominent spaced marginal teeth, up to 8 cm long x 3 cm wide. Flower-heads shortly stalked, few in terminal clusters; involucral bracts very numerous, hairy, narrow, much elongated to long fine points. Florets numerous c. 1 cm long, corollas mauve.

Stems dark reddish.
Link(s) African Plant Database
JSTOR Plant Science
Kew Herbarium Catalogue
BGBM Berlin-Dahlem - Virtual Herbarium
Züricher Herbarien
iSpot
Flora of Zimbabwe
Fleurs de notre Terre - Galerie Namibie
Tree Atlas of Namibia
Content last updated: 21 Mar 2018


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