Scientific nameDimorphotheca fruticosa is a mat-forming, evergreen, perennial herb that grows close to the beach from the Western Cape to the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. Common names of blue-eyed daisy, trailing African daisy and rankbietou in Afrikaans are in use. The earlier botanical name was Osteospermum fruticosum.
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Conservation status: Least Concern
This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.