Caesia parviflora var. minor R.J.F.Hend.

Fl. Australia 45: 471 (1987) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: data deficient (k)

Plants usually less than 20 cm tall. Roots fleshy-fibrous. Leaves less than 2 mm wide. Inflorescence many-branched, branches spreading. Flowers with perianth segments less than 5 mm long, greenish white. Flowers Oct.–Jan.

DunT, EGL, GipP, GGr, OtP, WaP. Also NSW, Tas. Largely coextensive with var. parviflora, but tending to occur in moister environments.

Source: Conran, J.G. (1994). Liliaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 2, Ferns and Allied Plants, Conifers and Monocotyledons. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Lilianae
order Asparagales
family Asphodelaceae
genus Caesia
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Caesia parviflora var. minor in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Caesia parviflora var. minor in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native

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South Australia
New South Wales