Swan River Daisy

Swan River Daisy
Swan River Daisy | Brachyscome iberidifolia

With bubblegum tones that run from the brightest blues, through to lavender, pink and even white, it’s little wonder that this West-Australian darling has become a popular choice for cottage gardens.

Endemic to:

No prizes for guessing that this bloom is endemic to the southern part of WA, specifically, err, the Swan River, right here in Perth but it also is endemic to areas from Geraldton  to Esperance and the whole South-west tip as well! These are mostly Yamatji and Noongar Countries; Prolific specifically in Yuat, Wajuk and Pinjarup regions as well as many more.

It blooms:

July – November, Djilba – Kambarang (Noongar), Wanddagga – Bin-garra (Yamatji)

References:

Unknown, Unknown, Brachyscome iberidifolia, https://www.bgpa.wa.gov.au/about-us/conservation/plant-of-the-month/2424-september-2017