Trichosanthes cucumerina L.
Sp.Pl. 2:1008 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current
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Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 16 April 1996

Scrambling annual, herb or climber. Fl. white, Feb to Aug. On rocky sandstone areas.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mitchell, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Roebourne, Wyndham-East Kimberley.