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Celmisia

Celmisia spp.

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Oritrophium peruvianum (9229732577)
Celmisia

Overview

The genus Celmisia is also known as the New Zealand daisy, it contains roughly 79 evergreen, perennial, herbaceous plants and subshrubs from the daisy family, Asteraceae (Asteraceae). The majority of this genus is restricted to New Zealand, with several species endemic to the nearby Australia. This genus contains many hybrids and is commonly grown for its white, daisy-like flowers and attractive foliage. It grows optimally in cool, moist environments and would suit a rock garden.