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Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.
Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens
(R.Br.) Ooststr.
Tropical Speedwell
This plant is very common in North Queensland. It is quite weedy and grows on roadsides.

  Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens
 
  Description:Flower Description:Flower - rear view
  Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E
Date of photo:9 April 2017 Date of photo:9 April 2017
Field No.:6036 Field No.:6036
  Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens
 
  Description:Flowering plant Description:Leaves
  Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E
  Date of photo:9 April 2017 Date of photo:9 April 2017
Field No.:6036 Field No.:6036
  Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens Evolvulus alsinoides var. decumbens
 
  Description:Plant Description:Flower
  Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland Location:Lappa Junction, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E GPS coordinates:17˚22.7946S 144˚53.6538E
  Date of photo:9 April 2017 Date of photo:9 April 2017
  Field No.:6036 Field No.:6036

 

 References (accessed 3 June 2017):

Beasley J (2009), Plants of Cape York, John Beasley

https://www.somemagneticislandplants.com.au/index.php/plants/376-evolvulus-alsinoides

 

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Evolvulus alsinoides