Crassula colorata var. colorata

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Follicles oblong in profile, slightly constricted at the base, gradually constricted into slender styles (0.3–)0.44–0.52 mm long, laterally compressed, smooth, membranous, usually pale.  Flowers Aug.–Nov.

CVU, Gold, GGr, LoM, MuF, MuM, NIS, RobP, VRiv, Wim. Also Wa, SA. Grows usually in sandy soils, commonly on seasonally inundated flats in the north-west, often with C. colorata var. acuminata and C. sieberiana. .

Distribution based on herbarium specimens only; earlier non-vouchered records not identifiable to variety.

Source: Toelken, H.R.; Jeanes, J.A.; Stajsic, V. (1996). Crassulaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-10-12
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Crassula colorata var. colorata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Crassula colorata var. colorata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Robinvale Plains present native
Murray Fans present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native

State distribution

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales