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Corn Marigold, Chrysanthemum segetum, Glebionis segetum Family: Asteraceae
Glebionis segetum (Chrysanthemum segetum)     *     Corn Marigold

Flowering time: June - October. Annual

Habitat: Prefers dry, sandy soils on roadsides, arable and waste ground. Decreasing as an arable weed but often found sown with grass seed on road banks and in wildflower mixes.

Long-stalked golden-yellow flowers on an erect or sprawling plant. Hairless leaves are toothed, +/- fleshy, greyish-green with smaller stem-leaves.


Corn Marigold, Chrysanthemum segetum, Glebionis segetum

Corn Marigold, Chrysanthemum segetum / Glebionis segetum
Studland, Dorset. August 2007

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