Native plant - Silver daisy bush

Silver daisy-bush (Olearia pannosa ssp. Pannosa)



Conservation rating

Silver daisy-bush is listed as nationally vulnerable – approximately 1,000 individual plants remaining in the Murraylands and Riverland region. Due to the suckering nature of the plant it is often difficult to determine individual plants.


Further research is required into the species ecology and population trends.



Found in mallee and woodland habitats. In mallee habitats the overstorey is dominated by:

Mallee species less commonly found in the overstorey of these habitats:

In woodland habitats the overstorey is dominated by:

The undergrowth is typically dominated by acacia, melaleuca, chenopod shrubs, sedges and grasses.


South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

In the Murraylands and Riverland region, populations are found from Goolwa to Strathalbyn and through to Mannum, and as far north as Burra and Terowie.

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