Eclipta prostrata

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Eclipta prostrataFamily: Asteraceae
Genus: Eclipta
Common names: White eclipta, False Daisy
ALA reference

Following the recent heavy rains and flood about a dozen seedlings of this species appeared at the very bottom of the erosion gully in wet, boggy ground. It is an annual or perennial wetland herb that grows to about a metre in height. Whether the seeds were dormant in the soil or brought in by the flood is unclear. (April 2011)

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