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Description

Common name: Yam daisy
Height: 0.3-0.4m
Width: 0.2m

Description: Perennial daisy with soft dark green leaves. Large yellow flowers in spring. Die back by autumn.  Large juicy underground bulbs.

Growing and distribution: Recorded from coast to hills mostly in well drained soils.

Beneficial Attributes: Tubers are roasted and eaten by Aboriginal people. Nectar food plant. Attracts native bees.