J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 1: 230 (1979) APNI
Erect annual to 20(–50) cm high, often multistemmed. Leaves usually 1-pinnate, upper leaves much smaller than lower, lamina to 5 cm long; leaflets 3–5, ovate-cuneate, to 2.5 cm long, often deeply 3-lobed and lobes again divided; margins crenate to toothed; petiole longer than lamina. Umbels 1–4 cm diam., sessile or subsessile; rays 3–4, unequal, 1–3-(–6.5) cm long; umbellules 3–10(–20)-flowered; pedicels to 5 mm long. Petals c. 0.5 mm long, white, often with reddish midrib. Fruit broad-ovoid, c. 1.5 mm long; mericarps with 5 slender pale ribs. Flowers Oct.–Feb.
Brid, CVU, DunT, GipP, Glep, HSF, LoM, MuM, OtP, VVP, Wim. Also SA, WA. Found mostly in saltmarsh and other saline habitats, mainly in south-western Victoria east to Melbourne, with an isolated occurrence in the Gippsland Lakes area.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|