Bellis sylvestris

Southern  daisy                                                                            Δασώδης μαργαρίτα








Asteracea - daisy family                                                                                         Dicot.

 

Bellis sylvestris is a Mediterranean daisy which flowers in the autumn, to avoid extreme temperatures and lack of rain. in summer. It has taller and more slender stems than the similar Bellis perennis. Although its scientific species epithet suggests that it is a woodland plant, its preferred habitat seems to be phrygana or macchie, where it springs up in the rocky soil between the shrubs.

15-20mm,  6-16cm                                                  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

Bellis perennis
Perenial daisyBellis_perennis.html
Calystegia silvatica
Woodland bindweedCalystegia_silvatica.html