Mirabilis jalapa L.
Sp.Pl. 177 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Monday 19 October 1998

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.5-1 m high. Fl. pink-red/yellow, Feb to Apr or Dec. Black or brown sand. Vacant blocks, drainage sumps, near railroads.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Cambridge, Rockingham, South Perth.