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Plant Form: Creeping perennial herb.
Size: 5-6 cm wide.
Stem: Spreading, hairy.
Leaves: Oval to circular with a small point at the end. Up to 5 cm long. Without stalks.
Flowers: Oval-shaped white or pale-yellow up to 1.5 cm diameter. With barbed hairs at base. Become straw-coloured when mature.
Fruit and Seeds: Flower segments mature and detach from the stem to form prickly burrs containing one tiny yellowish amber or brown circular seed.
Habitat: Lawns, nature strips, footpaths, bare ground, pastures.
Distinguishing Features: Different leaves to Bindy eye (Soliva sessilis), and has prickles compared to Common joyweed (Alternanthera nodiflora) and Hairy joyweed (A. nana).