Taxon: Brachyglottis laxifolia (Buchanan) B. Nord.

Genus: Brachyglottis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Senecioneae
        Subtribe: Tussilagininae
Nomen number: 401986
Place of publication: Opera Bot. 44:29. 1978
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand - South Island

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Connor, H. E. & E. Edgar 1987. Name changes in the indigenous New Zealand flora, 1960-1986 and nomina nova IV, 1983-1986 New Zealand J. Bot. 25:150.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)


Check other web resources for Brachyglottis laxifolia (Buchanan) B. Nord. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Brachyglottis laxifolia cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.