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Sea Rocket at Tura Beach, NSW

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Cakile maritima at Tura Beach, NSW - 3 Apr 2020
Cakile maritima at Tura Beach, NSW - 3 Apr 2020

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Population has increased over the years.

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   7 Apr 2020
Hi Liz, It seems to go up and down depending on erosion and deposition on the beaches in my (very limited) experience. The rainfall in Feb probably kicked off another generation from seed too.

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Janthina janthina (Violet Sea Snail) at Tura Beach, NSW - 18 Jan 2020 by LizAllen
Coronidium elatum subsp. elatum (Tall Everlasting) at Tura Beach, NSW - 4 Aug 2019 by LizAllen
Thinornis rubricollis (Hooded Plover) at Tura Beach, NSW - 17 Nov 2018 by LizAllen
Haematopus longirostris (Pied Oystercatcher) at Tura Beach, NSW - 22 Oct 2018 by LizAllen
Trametes coccinea (Scarlet Bracket) at Tura Beach, NSW - 22 Jun 2018 by LizAllen
Westringia fruticosa (Native Rosemary) at Tura Beach, NSW - 8 Jun 2018 by LizAllen
Lasiopetalum macrophyllum (Shrubby Velvet-Bush) at Tura Beach, NSW - 13 May 2018 by LizAllen
Trametes coccinea (Scarlet Bracket) at Tura Beach, NSW - 13 May 2018 by LizAllen
Physalia physalis (Bluebottle) at Tura Beach, NSW - 27 Oct 2017 by LizAllen
Thinornis rubricollis (Hooded Plover) at Tura Beach, NSW - 19 Oct 2017 by LizAllen
Trametes coccinea (Scarlet Bracket) at Tura Beach, NSW - 20 Jul 2017 by LizAllen
Haematopus longirostris (Pied Oystercatcher) at Tura Beach, NSW - 28 Sep 2016 by LizAllen
Lasiopetalum macrophyllum (Shrubby Velvet-Bush) at Tura Beach, NSW - 25 Sep 2014 by LizAllen
Goodenia ovata (Hop Goodenia) at Tura Beach, NSW - 20 Jul 2014 by LizAllen
Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Tura Beach, NSW - 12 Feb 2014 by LizAllen
Myoporum boninense subsp. australe (Boobialla) at Tura Beach, NSW - 26 Aug 2013 by LizAllen

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • True Flowering
  • 6mm Flower dimension
  • 10cm to 30cm Size
  • 3 Apr 2020 Recorded on
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