Salicornia quinqueflora subsp. quinqueflora

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Diagnostic features as in key. Flowers mostly autumn.

CVU, EGL, EGU, GipP, Glep, HNF, MuM, OtP, OtR, VRiv, VVP, WaP, WPro, Wim. Also WA, SA, Qld, NSW, Tas. Locally common or dominant in saltmarsh communities, chiefly estuarine and coastal, but occasionally fringing saline and brackish lakes inland (e.g. near Dimboola, Lake Tyrell, Lake Corangamite).

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1996). Chenopodiaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne (as Sarcocornia quinqueflora subsp. quinqueflora).
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-11-20
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Salicornia quinqueflora subsp. quinqueflora in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Salicornia quinqueflora subsp. quinqueflora in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native