Abutilon fraseri subsp. fraseri

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e); listed in Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988

Fruits 6–9 mm high, 8–10 mm diam., densely tomentose with predominantly sessile stellate hairs mixed with fewer simple hairs. Flowers mainly summer, but at almost any time following suitable rains.

MuM. Also WA, NT, SA, Qld. Known in Victoria only from sandy red loam soils between Sunny Cliffs and Red Cliffs, south of Mildura. Formerly known from Merbein (west of Mildura) but now apparently extinct there.

Source: Barker, R.M. (1996). Abutilon. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-06-19
Distribution map
life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Malvales
family Malvaceae
genus Abutilon
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Abutilon fraseri subsp. fraseri in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Abutilon fraseri subsp. fraseri in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present native

State distribution

Distribution map
Western Australia
Northern Territory
South Australia
New South Wales