Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. billardiereanum

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Leaves ovate, 0.6–2 cm wide, margins densely and regularly serrulate-dentate. Flowers white, at least initially. Flowers mainly Nov.–Mar.

Brid, CVU, DunT, EGL, EGU, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, MonT, MuF, OtP, Strz, VAlp, VRiv, VVP, WaP, WPro, Wim. Also WA, SA, NSW, Tas. New Zealand. Widespread throughout much of lowland Victoria, particularly in cool and damp situations.

Known to hybridise with Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. cinereum where the 2 subspecies grow together.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2018-06-08
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-09-05
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. billardiereanum in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Epilobium billardiereanum subsp. billardiereanum in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Bridgewater present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Fans present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native