Other ShrubBursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla

Blackthorn at Bournda National Park

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Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla at Bournda National Park - 21 Dec 2016

Identification history

Other Shrub Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla 22 Dec 2016 JackieMilesUltra Reporter - JackieMiles has reported over 500 sightings!
Other Shrub Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla 21 Dec 2016 BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014!
Unidentified 21 Dec 2016 SteveBurrowsSignificant Sighting - SteveBurrows has made a recognised, significant sighting!Ultra Reporter - SteveBurrows has reported over 500 sightings!

Author's notes

Flower was photographed in 2011 and the leaves were photographed today, there is only one plant in the general area and it has been heavily grazed, it is about 20cm high

2 comments

   21 Dec 2016
I get the impression that the backs of the leaves are appressed hairy, so subsp. lasiophylla.
   22 Dec 2016
Yeah, Bursaria is more of a granite country thing, than a coastal sandy soils species. And the wallabies do like it. We only have subsp lasiophylla on the FSC, so that's easy.

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