Brachyscome multifida var. multifida, Brachycome multifida var. multifida.
Up to 0.45m.
Presence in Australia
Various Brachycome species are found across the region.
This specie has been identified in the following Australian states: Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, SA.
Sclerophyll forest to grassland.
Low, spreading, rounded annual herb to 45cm high.
Requires moist clay soils. Tolerates dryness once established.
Fast-growing and easily maintained.
Mauve, pink or white flowers, Sep-Jun.
From stem cuttings, which strike readily, or from seed in autumn, or root division.
From underground suckers and roots at nodes.
Useful for soil binding, due to regeneration method.
Most species of daisies provide nectar for native butterflies or moths.
Popular ornamental for rockeries and edges, pots and baskets.
Watering over summer, and pruning over winter beneficial.