Glebionis coronarium

Synon: Chrysanthemum coronarium


Crown daisy, edible chrysanthemum                                                   Μαντρηλίδα



Copositae - daisy family                                                                                 Dicot.

 
 

The tall handsome crown daisies fill the April fields with green and gold. The stems are branched and leaves finely divided. most of the daisies are uniformly gold but occasionally a two coloured variety is seen, when the gold centre is surrounded by white, Glebionis. coronarium var. discolour. The leaves are edible when young.

 
4-5, 40-100cm,
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