Nipponanthemum nipponicum (Franchet ex Maxim.) S. Kitamura
Chrysanthemum nipponicum (Franchet) Matsum. - Leucanthemum nipponicum Franchet ex Maxim.
Asteraceae
Nipponanthemum nipponicum  (53178 octets)
Evergreen small shrub about 1 m high. Leaves sessile, fleshy, spathulate to oblong, 2-9 cm long, 1-3 cm wide, puberulent, toothed in the upper half. Terminal flowers about 6 cm across, very late in the year, from October to November. Ligulate flowers white, pistillate ones yellow. Hardy and good for maritime exposure.

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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