Botanical Name: Acaena x ovina

Common Name: Sheep’s Burr

Type: 10 – 50 cm


  • Perennial erect rosette with hairy stems
  • Small flowers clumped in groups September to November


  • Dry moist soils in swampy sites
  • Full sun to dappled shade
  • Understorey planting
    Acaena x ovina – Sheep’s Burr
    Acaena xovina – Sheep’s Burr