Sanguisorba minor subsp. muricata Briq.

Salad Burnet

Prodr. Fl. Corse 2: 298 (1913) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Naturalised

Fruiting hypanthium 4-angled, corners strongly ribbed or winged, faces often faintly warty or ridged. Flowers and fruits Sep.–Feb.

*Gold, *HSF, *NIS, *OtR, *Strz, *VVP. Occurs in moist areas in pastures, along roadsides and in weedy areas such as saleyards in cooler (but not alpine) areas of Victoria, but rather uncommon.

Source: Jeanes, J.A.; Jobson, P.C. (1996). Rosaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-03-15
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Rosales
family Rosaceae
genus Sanguisorba
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Sanguisorba minor subsp. muricata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Sanguisorba minor subsp. muricata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present introduced
Goldfields present introduced
Northern Inland Slopes present naturalised
Highlands-Southern Fall present introduced
Otway Ranges present naturalised
Strzelecki Ranges present introduced

State distribution

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South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory