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Gastrolobium
spinosum Benth. ex Lindl.
Prickly Poison
A small plant from southern Western Australia. This species has distinctive apetiolate  leaves
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  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Flower Description:Flower - side view
  Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E
  Date:8 October 2018 Date:8 October 2018
  Field No.:7180 Field No.:7180
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Flower and buds Description:Flowers
  Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia Location:Great Southern Highway, W of Esperance, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E GPS coordinates:33˚44.8550S, 12114.8200E
Date:8 October 2018 Date:5 October 2018
  Field No.:7180 Field No.:7037
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
  Location:Great Southern Highway, W of Esperance, Western Australia Location:Great Southern Highway, W of Esperance, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚44.8550S, 12114.8200E GPS coordinates:33˚44.8550S, 12114.8200E
  Date:5 October 2018 Date:5 October 2018
  Field No.:7037 Field No.:7037
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Leaves Description:Leaves - underside
  Location:Great Southern Highway, W of Esperance, Western Australia Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚44.8550S, 12114.8200E GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E
  Date:5 October 2018 Date:8 October 2018
  Field No.:7037 Field No.:7180
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Flower and buds Description:Leaves
  Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E
  Date:8 October 2018 Date:8 October 2018
  Field No.:7180 Field No.:7180
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Plant in habitat Description:Plant in habitat
  Location:16K S of Kulgarin, Western Australia Location:Great Southern Highway, W of Esperance, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚37.5240S, 11840.3250E GPS coordinates:33˚44.8550S, 12114.8200E
  Date:8 October 2018 Date:5 October 2018
  Field No.:7180 Field No.:7037
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Flower Description:Plant
  Location:Mumbida Wind Farm, Western Australia Location:Mumbida Wind Farm, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚59.2038S, 11500.3750E GPS coordinates:28˚59.2038S, 11500.3750E
  Date:9 August 2016 Date:9 August 2016
  Field No.:5424 Field No.:5424
     
  Gastrolobium spinosum Gastrolobium  spinosum
 
  Description:Plant in habitat Description:Plant in habitat
  Location:Mills Lookout, Chapman Valley, Western Australia Location:Mills Lookout, Chapman Valley, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚42.2570S, 11441.6290E GPS coordinates:28˚42.2570S, 11441.6290E
  Date:25 August 2015 Date:25 August 2015
  Field No.:3288 Field No.:3288
     
     

 

References (accessed 27 March 2019):

Chandler, G.R., Crisp, M.D., Cayzer, L.W. & Bayer, R.J., (2002) Monograph of Gastrolobium (Fabaceae: Mirbelia). Australian Systematic Botany. 15(5):629-630

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/3924

http://esperancewildflowers.blogspot.com/2009/04/prickly-poison-gastrolobium-spinosum.html



 

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Roger Fryer and Jill Newland  2019

 

 

 

 

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