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Treasure Flower (Gazania linearis)

 
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Treasure Flower (<i>Gazania linearis</i>)
This flower belongs to the Asteraceae family, genus Gazania, that are native to Southern Africa but have been introduced and cultivated in many other parts of the world, including California. Seen in the Santa Monica Mountain in Southern California.

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flowgreat!!!

flow

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very nice picture and colors!

ciao, flow.
Posted Apr 21, 2008 2:22 pm

SoCalHikerRe: great!!!

SoCalHiker

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thanks.
Posted Apr 21, 2008 2:47 pm

SoCalHikerI did some reading and I think...

SoCalHiker

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...it is called "Treasureflower", Gazania linearis. It certainly belongs to the genus Gazania within the Asteraceae family.
Posted Apr 25, 2008 12:15 pm

Marija JokanovicHappy New Year !

Marija Jokanovic

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and best wishes for 2009.Marija.
Posted Dec 31, 2008 5:37 am

SoCalHikerRe: Happy New Year !

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Happy New Year to you, too.

May all (or at least most of) your wishes get fulfilled.

Cheers, Guido
Posted Dec 31, 2008 6:37 pm

Carlaholy

Carla

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crap! I wish my pictures came out like that!!!
awesome! I came across these in the SM Mountains too...definitely a garden escapee...
Posted Jun 6, 2010 6:47 pm

SoCalHikerRe: holy

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Thanks. Cheers.
Posted Jun 6, 2010 9:35 pm

Josh LewisColorful Flower!

Josh Lewis

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What a colorful flower! Some day I'll have to see it for myself.
Posted Jan 15, 2012 8:53 pm

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SoCalHikerSubmitted by SoCalHiker
on Apr 20, 2008 12:43 pm

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Object Title: Treasure Flower (Gazania linearis)

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