Carpobrotus virescens (Haw.) Schwantes
Coastal Pigface
Gartenflora 77:69 (1928)

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Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 24 October 1995

Prostrate, succulent perennial, herb, 0.1-0.3 m high, 0.5-3 m wide. Fl. purple-pink/white, Jun to Dec or Jan. White, grey or brown sand. Coastal limestone cliffs & dunes.

Photo of Carpobrotus virescens (Haw.) Schwantes

 

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Hampton, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Hampton, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Busselton, Capel, Cockburn, Coorow, Dandaragan, Dundas, Esperance, Exmouth, Gingin, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Jerramungup, Joondalup, Mandurah, Manjimup, Murray, Northampton, Rockingham, Wanneroo.