Avena sativa L. Common Oat
Sp.Pl. 1:79 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Sunday 7 October 2007

Erect annual, grass-like or herb, to 1.5 m high. Fl. green, Oct. Black sand, calcareous loam, brown clay, red ironstone gravel. Hills, plains, disturbed road verges and railway reserves, paddocks.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Cape Range, Lesueur Sandplain, Mardabilla, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Boyup Brook, Bunbury, Chittering, Cuballing, Dandaragan, Dundas, Exmouth, Greater Geraldton, Kent, Kwinana, Manjimup, Merredin, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Toodyay, West Arthur, Wongan-Ballidu.