Common name: monarch of the veld,Cape daisy, Namaqualand daisy. Family: Asteraceae. Genus: Venidium. Scientific name: Arctotis fastuosa or Venidium fastuosum. Plant type: annuals. Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm). Flower colors: yellow, orange, white.
Arctotis fastuosa is a species of flowering plant in the aster family. It is native to South Africa and Namibia. The inflorescence is a solitary flower head, ray florets. Blooms over an extended summer and fall season.