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Bolivar Naturally

Camphor Daisy

Camphor Daisy
Camphor Daisy

Winnie Burkett. Photographed on the Bolivar Peninsula.

Haploppapus phyllocephalus

Alternate Name: Golden beach daisy

Family: (Asteraceae) Sunflower

Habitat: Beach sands

Height: 1-2 feet

Bloom Period: March - December

Description: Annual. Very aromatic. Grows upright or sprawling. Succulent, saw-toothed leaves sticky to the touch. Blooms throughout much of the year.

The Wildlife Connection: Nectar source for butterflies.

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