Kew Bull. 1949: 510 (1950) APNI
Robust annual. Leaflets oblong to obovate, 10–35 mm long, 1–6 mm wide. Flowers 2–5; peduncles 2–6 cm long; calyx 5–7 mm long; corolla 14–20 mm long. Pod 3–5 cm long, 10–12 mm wide; seeds 3.5–5 mm long, blackish. Flowers mainly Aug.–Feb.
*MuM, *MSB, *RobP, *Strz. Also naturalised WA, NT, SA, Qld, NSW. Native to Europe. Recorded from several localities in the far north-west of the state and at a single site in South Gippsland; usually on disturbed areas such as pastures and roadsides.
Intermediate specimens with the 1–2-flowered racemes of subsp. monantha but the more robust habit and larger leaflets and pods of the subsp. triflora have been collected in Victoria.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Murray Scroll Belt||present||naturalised|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|