- Flower nameGrey Cottonhead
- Scientific nameConostylis candicans 'silver sunrise’
- AliasGrey Cottonhead, グレイコットントップ
- Place of originAustralia
- Place of floweringFields and footpaths, Specific area
- Flowering seasonAugust, September, October
What is Grey Cottonhead
Grey Cottonhead (scientific name: Conostylis candicans 'silver sunrise’ ) is native to Australia and is a perennial of the family Haemodorumidae. It grows naturally in the southwestern part of Western Australia. Flower stems, leaves and buds are covered with white fine hairs. Put out several flower stems from between the thin sword-shaped root leaves, extend the head-shaped flower from the tip, and attach about 10 to 40 yellow florets in a hemispherical shape.
Common name:Grey Cottonhead, Scientific name: Conostylis candicans 'silver sunrise',flower color: Yellow.