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Trachymene glaucifolia (F.Muell.) Benth.
Blue Parsnip
Growing in the Simpson Desert and near Alice Springs. Very common in Central Australia.


Trachymene glaucifolia Trachymene glaucifolia
     
Description:Plant Description:Flowers
Location:French Line,Simpson Desert, South Australia Location:French Line,Simpson Desert, South Australia
  GPS coordinates:N/A GPS coordinates:N/A
Date of photo:19 July 2007 Date of photo:19 July 2007
  Field No.:U646 Field No.:U646
     
Trachymene glaucifolia Trachymene glaucifolia
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
Location:Palm Valley, Northern Territory Location:Palm Valley, Northern Territory
  GPS coordinates: 24˚02.889S 132˚43.358E GPS coordinates: 24˚02.889S 132˚43.358E
  Date of photo:2 October 2010 Date of photo:2 October 2010
  Field No.:U645 Field No.:U645
Trachymene glaucifolia  Trachymene glaucifolia 
     
  Description:Plant Description:Flowers
  Location:Flinders Ranges, South Australia Location:Old Andado Track, Simpson Desert, Northern Territory
  GPS coordinates:N/A GPS coordinates: 24˚47.678S 135˚21.101E
  Date of photo:16 August 2011 Date of photo:21 July 2014
  Field No.:U644 Field No.:2742
     
  Trachymene glaucifolia  Trachymene glaucifolia 
     
  Description:Whole plant in habitat with Ptilotus polystachyus Description:Buds
  Location:Old Andado Track, Simpson Desert, Northern Territory Location:Old Andado Track, Simpson Desert, Northern Territory
  GPS coordinates: 24˚47.678S 135˚21.101E GPS coordinates: 24˚47.678S 135˚21.101E
Date of photo:21 July 2014 Date of photo:21 July 2014
  Field No.:2742 Field No.:2742
     

References (accessed 5 August 2017):

Hart, J.M. & Henwood, M.J., (2006) A revision of Australian Trachymene (Apiaceae: Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany 19(1): 11-57

http://saseedbank.com.au/species_information.php?rid=4532

http://www.alicesprings.nt.gov.au/living/plants/trachymene-glaucifolia

 

 

 

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Trachymene glaucifolia