Golden Everlasting

Golden Everlasting

Observation - Golden Everlasting - Southern Africa. Description: Found at Ft Nottingham conspicuous in spring after grass-burning (Lucid). Small, no more than 30mm. Single headed stems indicated the variety to me. Lucid Keys Rosette. (Yes but not showy) Large solitary heads.

Found at Ft Nottingham "conspicuous in spring after grass-burning" (Lucid). Small, no more than 30mm. Single headed stems indicated the variety to me.

Lucid Keys

  1. Rosette. (Yes but not showy)
  2. Large solitary heads. (Yes)
  3. Flimsy (thin) herbaceous stem. (yes, not all than thin).
  4. Bright yellow bracts. (Very much so,)

References

  1. Pooley:MF p156
  2. Lucid.
  3. Flora of Zimbabwe