Chaenactis parishii facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChaenactis parishii
Chaenactis parishii is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Parish's chaenactis.
Chaenactis parishii is a subshrub producing a number of erect stems up to 60 centimeters (24 inches) tall which are covered in a white feltlike coat of hairs. The woolly leaves are a few centimeters long and divided into many small lobes. The inflorescence bears flower heads on a tall, erect peduncle. The flower head is lined with grayish woolly phyllaries and contains many white or pink-tinted flowers. The fruit is an achene with a pappus of scales.
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