Family - Asteraceae Stems - To +2m tall, erect, multiple from the base, from a taproot and woody... habit in late Spring-- Berlandiera betonicifolia is an herbaceous perennial Involucre. Ray flowers - Fertile and pistillate. Ligule elliptic, often notched at the apex, yellow,... Flowering - June - October. Habitat - Dry rocky open woods, glades, thickets. Origin - Native to U.S... heads--which types of flowers are present? Ray flowers, disk flowers, or both? Also, notice the old... Leaves - Alternate, the lowest petiolate. Petioles to +/-10cm long, pubescent as the stem. Leaves... Chocolate daisy (Berlandiera lyrata) seeds. another head-- Berlandiera betonicifolia is called Texas greeneyes because of the green center of... head from below, showing involucral bracts (phyllaries) Inflorescence - Corymbiform clusters of flower heads terminating the stems. Peduncles densely... Blooming Habits: The yellow and maroon daisy-like flowers come in late summer and have a faint smell... A pseudanthium with a blister beetle on it, near Alamosa Creek, 26 Aug 2006. Plant habit near Alamosa Creek, upstream of Monticello Box, 26 Aug 2006. Show Larger Picture Berlandiera lyrata La Flor de chocolate por antonomasia ( Berlandiera lyrata ) no es fácil de... Fig. 1. Overview of Chocolate Flower, photograph by Wynn Anderson. Fig 2. Flowers, spent flowers,... Species Links Alabama Plant Atlas Biota of North America Program (BONAP) Bryophyte Herbaria EDD MapS... Texas Green-Eyes Previous Next Berlandiera lyrata- Chocolate Flower Native, low growing long lived perennial with medium green,... Image Information Photographer: Leander, Bruce City: Austin County: Travis State: TX Location Notes:... Use the back key of your browser to come back to the previous display. © 1998-2001 Philippe Faucon,... In it's natural enviroment Image Information Photographer: Marcus, Joseph A. City: Austin County: Travis State: TX Location... A young rosette at the Dripping Springs visitor's center, 4/23/06. In it's natural enviroment Image Information Photographer: Barrett, Jerry County: McLennan State: TX Accession date: 2005-10-10... An immature pseudanthium showing the distinctive phyllaries, 4/23/06.