Vittadinia australasica var. australasica

sensu J.H. Willis, Handb. Pl. Victoria 2:396 (1973) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Stems and leaves glandular, often viscid, sometimes with sparse long eglandular hair along leaf margins. Involucral bracts to 9 mm long, minutely pubescent with glandular hairs only. Flowers mostly Sep.–Nov.

Brid, DunT, Glep, LoM, MuM, Wim. Also WA, SA, NSW. Scattered on sandy ground in western Victoria, commonest in dune-mallee country.

See notes under var. oricola.

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1999). Vittadinia. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-11-28
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Vittadinia australasica var. australasica in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Vittadinia australasica var. australasica in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Bridgewater present native
Dundas Tablelands present native

State distribution

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales