Search the Western Australian Flora

Search the Flora of Western Australia using extra name and descriptive fields not available through Quick Search (at the top right of screen). The database contains over 23,097 records of name and descriptive information on the state’s flora — including many lichens, bryophytes, algae and fungi.

Alternatively, you can browse the taxonomic hierarchy for information on plant families, genera and species.


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April Plant of the Month: Goodenia azurea subsp. hesperia
1 Apr 2014
Plant of the Month Goodenia azurea subsp. hesperia is flowering now near Warburton and is the western subspecies of two in Goodenia azurea.
New to Nuytsia
27 Mar 2014
Nuytsia cover Articles on Acacia, Cyathostemon, Rorippa, Aldrovanda and Vachellia are now available for download.
March Plant of the Month: Acacia cyclocarpa
11 Mar 2014
Plant of the Month Acacia cyclocarpa is flowering now near the Prince Regent River and is named after its prominently coiled fruits.