Arctotis


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Related to Arctotis: Arctotis stoechadifolia, Brachyscome
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Noun1.Arctotis - herbs and subshrubs: African daisyArctotis - herbs and subshrubs: African daisy  
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
African daisy - any of several plants of the genus Arctotis having daisylike flowers
Arctotis stoechadifolia, Arctotis venusta, blue-eyed African daisy - bushy perennial of South Africa with white or violet flowers; in its native region often clothes entire valley sides in a sheet of color
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Algunas de estas plantas resultan muy decorativas ya que todas o casi todas las flores de la inflorescencia son liguladas, dando lugar a vistosos capitulos "compactos" o "dobles", como en la mayoria de las especies de Dahlia, Dendranthema (el "crisantemo" de los floristas) y Gerbera, y muchas cultivares de Bellis, Leucanthemum, Aster, Zinnia, Rudbeckia, Calendula, Arctotis y Gaillardia.
thistles), Arctotheca calendula, Arctotis stoechadifolia, Berkheya discolor and Malva parviflora to mention only a few.
Natural history: Collected on the ground, leaf litter and plants, such as Othonna cylindrica and Arctotis species.
Extracts from the Shoots of Arctotis arctotoides Inhibit the Growth of Bacteria and Fungi.
5e-h), also shows strong similarity to that of Arctotis and Arctotheca.
Other plants you may find here are the trailing, blue-flowered Salvia chamaedryoides; the airy, lilac-purple-flowered meadow rue (Thalictrum delavayi 'Hewitt's Double'); and the distinguished daisy-bearing Arctotis 'Torch Purple.
Levyns Arctotis Asteraceae S Africa stoechadifolia Berg.
The half-hardy annuals called African daisies or Arctotis should produce a bold display of flowers in rich autumnal shades.
At first glance, you might mistake arctotis for gazania, except that arctotis grows taller and its flowers are larger than gazania blooms.
BRIGHTEN up borders by sowing seeds of flowers such as Nicotiana, Felicia, Alyssum, Arctotis, Ageratum in a heated propagator.