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 23,412 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.


The Western Australian Herbarium has adopted a new plant family arrangement. More…


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New to Nuytsia
1 May 2015
Nuytsia cover New papers on Angianthus, Astartea, Caladenia and Ericomyrtus were published today.
May Plant of the Month: Boronia cymosa
1 May 2015
Plant of the MonthBoronia cymosa (Granite Boronia) is a small, attractive shrub to 60 cm high with sprays of pale pink flowers displayed above the foliage.
New to Nuytsia
12 Mar 2015
Nuytsia cover New species in Daviesia, Amanita and Synostemon are among the research findings published this week.