Picris angustifolia subsp. angustifolia

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Cauline leaves few, petiolate below, sessile above. Involucre 3–8 mm diam. at anthesis; involucral bracts with 1–3 lines of hairs along midrib. Ligules 10–17 mm long. Cypselas mostly 6–11 mm long, beak shorter than or as long as body; pappus bristles mostly 7–10 mm long Flowers mostly Sep.–Dec.

Brid, CVU, DunT, EGL, EGU, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, OtP, OtR, VAlp, VVP. Also WA, SA, NSW, Tas. Formerly widespread in lowland areas of southern and western Victoria, often in scrub on coastal dunes or in grassy woodland or open-forest, now apparently rather rare.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1999). Asteraceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-06-07
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Asterales
family Asteraceae
genus Picris
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Picris angustifolia subsp. angustifolia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Picris angustifolia subsp. angustifolia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Glenelg Plain present native
Bridgewater present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway 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
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native
Victorian Alps present native

State distribution

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales