Calflora
Taxon  Report   11348    
Arctotis venusta  Norl.
Blue-eyed african daisy
Arctotis venusta
© 2018 Matthew Major
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Arctotis venusta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Arctotis venusta
© 2007 John M. Taylor
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Arctotis
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Arctotis stoechadifolia
More information about  Arctotis venusta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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