Swainsona formosa (G.Don) Joy Thomps.
Telopea 4: 4 (1990)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Monday 5 August 1996

Prostrate annual or perennial (short-lived), herb, 0.05-0.2 m high, to 3 m wide. Fl. red, Jun to Oct. Red sandy or loamy soils. Creeklines, undulating stony hills.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Ranges, Coolgardie, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Nullarbor, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Cape Range, Carnegie, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Chichester, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, Northern band, Carlisle, Roebourne, Shield, Trainor, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Pilbara (nearshore).

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Carnarvon, Cue, Dundas, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Karratha, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Merredin, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Port Hedland, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna.