25 Jun 2015

Flowering Plants of Kerala: Creeping Daisy

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Asteraceae is one of the largest plant families. The family includes many garden ornamental plants like Aster, Sunflower, Daisy, Marigold (Banthi), Gerbera, Dahlia, Zinnia, Chrysanthemum (Jamanthi), Cosmos (Sooryakanthi), Dandelion, Golden Everlasting, Chamomile and many more.

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision: Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division: Angiosperms - Flowering plants
Class: Dicots
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster family)
Botanical name: Sphagneticola trilobata or Wedelia trilobata
Common Name: Creeping Daisy or Singapore Daisy or Yellow Dots
Habit: Perennial Herb
Specialty: The plant makes an excellent groundcover

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The above pictures were taken with Nikon Coolpix.
Location: Kottayam, Kerala (My house)

1 comment:

  1. These flowers are always in the top list of those which add beautiful look to house.
    Nice clicks Anjana :)


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