Clematis glycinoides var. glycinoides

Forest Clematis

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Generally resembles C. aristata, but adult leaflets with entire margins, prominently 3–7-nerved from base, glossy and rather thin-textured. Sepals glabrous or pubescent, 15–25 mm long; sterile appendage of anther obtuse, to 0.5 mm long. Achenes and awns as in C. aristata.  Flowers Aug.–Nov.

EGL, GipP, HSF, VAlp. Occasional in moist, sheltered gullies east from the Dandenong Ranges, but commoner in warm-temperate rainforest from Bairnsdale area eastwards.

Clematis glycinoides var. glycinoides is distinguished from the other subspecies by its ovate or broadly lanceolate leaflets with entire margins. 

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1996). Ranunculaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2016-10-27
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Ranunculanae
order Ranunculales
family Ranunculaceae
genus Clematis
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Clematis glycinoides var. glycinoides in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Clematis glycinoides var. glycinoides in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Victorian Alps present native