|Brachyglottis 'Dunedin Hybrids'|
Family: Compositae (Asteraceae)
Origin: New Zealand
Sometimes placed in the genus Senecio.
Common shrub in gardens of Northern Ireland, especially near the coast.
Abundant yellow daisy-like flowers produced in midsummer. Leaves oval, silver-grey.
The garden plants are hybrids derived from crossing three New Zealand wild plants: Brachyglottis compacta, B. greyiand B. laxifolia, first originating in the Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand. Many gardeners still refer to these garden plants as "Senecio greyi".