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cape weed
Arctotheca calendula
Arctotheca calendula
cape weed Aster Family
Arctotheca calendula Asteraceae
common names
  cape weed
  cape dandelion
  cape marigold
accepted scientific name
  Arctotheca calendula (L.) Levyns
rules for finding collection records
  Arctotheca calendula (52)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Robert Steers
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.0 to 2.0 inches
Number of ray petals: 11 to 17
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 2nd week of August

Plant Showiness (72%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.