Commelina ensifolia R.Br. Wandering Jew
Prodr. 269 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 15 July 1994

Prostrate or semi-prostrate perennial or annual, herb, to 0.3 m high. Fl. blue, Jan to Dec. Sandy clay, laterite, clay, basalt, sandstone. Floodplains, seepage areas, rocky grounds.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

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

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Berkeley, Cape Range, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Hart, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Cambridge-Bonaparte, Canning, Groote, Kimberley, Ningaloo.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Halls Creek, Karratha, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.