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White Cudweed - introduced (*Vellereophyton dealbatum)
Family: Asteraceae (Daisy family).
Native of South Africa.
Occurrence: A weed of disturbed ground, often in damp places.
- it is an erect plant, usually to about 20 cm high
- the stem and the narrow leaves are covered with dense white woolly hairs
- the leaves are usually held erect
- the petals are small and white, in clusters towards the tip of the plant.
It is an environmental weed.
Photo 1: White Cudweed. Barkers Creek.
2, 3: White Cudweed in flower. Near Forest Creek, Golden Point.