Coronidium scorpioides

Common Name:

Button Everlasting



Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

All regions except Murray Mallee, Riverina (CDEHJKMNPRSTUVWXYZ) also SA, NSW, ACT, Tas
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium

Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Common species of drier forests and woodlands 1

Flower Description:

Yellow 1


Upright perennial herb to 50 cm 1

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species is distinguished by it's woolly stems


Image: Will Neal

Links to more images:

Atlas of Living Australia MELU

Links to description of this species:

NSW Flora VicFlora

Conservation status:

Not threatened


1 Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.