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
Link to protologue:
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 ()

Distributional Range:


    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand [South Island]

    Cultivated (also cult.)


  1. 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.
  2. 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 21 June 2018.