Paper daisy (fully open)
Xerochrysum is a genus of plants native to Australia with variable forms including annuals and low growing perennial shrubs. Their flowers really do feel as if made of paper!
The genus was formerly known as Helichrysum and is now also known as Xerochrysum.
"Xerochrysum bracteatum", commonly known as the golden everlasting or strawflower, is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae native to Australia. It grows as a woody or herbaceous perennial or annual shrub up to a metre tall with green or grey leafy foliage.
Similar species: Asterales
Uploaded Dec 16, 2019. Captured Nov 7, 2019 12:21 in 15 Scenic Dr, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.