Scorzonera laciniata var. calcitrapifolia (Vahl) Bisch. ex Boiss.

Fl. Orient. 3: 757 (1875) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Naturalised

Leaves oblanceolate; pinnatisect leaves with broadly oblong-elliptic to obovate segments, terminal lobe much larger than lateral lobes. Flowers mostly Sep.–Nov.

*GipP, *Gold, *LoM, *MuF, *MuM, *VRiv, *VVP, *Wim. Also naturalised SA, NSW. Native to Europe and Asia. Widespread in drier inland parts of northern and western Victoria, in pasture, on roadsides and other disturbed sites.

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: Val Stajsic, 2019-11-21
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Scorzonera laciniata var. calcitrapifolia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Scorzonera laciniata var. calcitrapifolia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present introduced
Murray Mallee present naturalised
Wimmera present introduced
Victorian Volcanic Plain present naturalised
Victorian Riverina present naturalised
Murray Fans present introduced
Gippsland Plain present introduced
Goldfields present naturalised

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South Australia
New South Wales