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Tetraneuris

Asteraceae (Compositae)
Perennials, Flowers

Taprooted plants with narrow, grassy, aromatic leaves that form small, evergreen foliage tufts about 8 in. high and 1 ft. wide. Blooms during warm months (nearly all year in mild-winter climates). Yellow daisies to 1 1/2 in. wide have rays with notched edges; blossoms are usually carried singly on stems. Give well-drained soil. Cut off faded flower spikes to neaten plants and prolong bloom. Tolerant of heat, cold, and drought. With some moisture, will reseed. Attractive in containers.

Tetraneuris acaulis (photo courtesy of Terrence Moore)
Tetraneuris acaulis (photo courtesy of Terrence Moore)

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Tetraneuris acaulis

Native to the plains from Canada to Texas. Golden yellow flowers appear on stems to 1 ft. high.

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