star of the veldt


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Noun1.star of the veldt - any of several South African plants grown for the profusion of usually yellow daisylike flowers and mounds of aromatic foliage
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
Dimorphotheca, genus Dimorphotheca - South African herbs or subshrubs with usually yellow flowers
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Plenty of seeds can be sown directly, including pheasant's eye (Adonis aestivalis), love-lies-bleeding (Amaranthus caudatus), annual woodruff (Asperuis azurea), Swan River Daisy (Brachycome iberidifolia), cornflower (Centaurea), marigolds, Californian poppy (Eschscholzia californica), Convolvulus tricolor, Coreopsis, Clarkia elegans, Clarkia pulchella, larkspur (Consolida ejacis), Viper's bugloss (Echium lycopsis) and Star of the Veldt (Dimorphotheca aurantica).