Adonis microcarpa

Adonis microcarpa, commonly known as small-fruit pheasant's-eye or red chamomile, is an annual herbaceous plant. The species is native to western Asia and southern Europe and is naturalised in Australia.[1] It grows to 50 cm high, has finely divided foliage and red flowers with black centres.[2]

Adonis microcarpa
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Ranunculaceae
Genus: Adonis
A. microcarpa
Binomial name
Adonis microcarpa


  1. ^ a b "Adonis microcarpa". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Retrieved 29 May 2011.
  2. ^ Wild Plants of Victoria (database). Viridans Biological Databases & Department of Sustainability and Environment. 2009.