Cyanicula aperta Hopper & A.P.Br.
Austral.Syst.Bot. 17:229,Fig.13 (2004)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 5 October 2004

Tuberous, perennial, herb, to 0.15 m high, flowers sometimes with strong pungent cinnamon odour. Fl. blue/white, Aug to Sep. White, grey or brown sandy clay, red loam, quartzite, granite, limestone,. Winter-wet flats, clay flats, hillsides, breakaways, rises above salt lakes.


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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Mardabilla, Recherche, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Cranbrook, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Kulin, Lake Grace, Ravensthorpe.