Polygonum arenastrum Boreau Sand Wireweed
Fl.Centre France edn 3. 2:559 (1857)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 15 May 2007

Procumbent annual, herb, forming mats. Fl. green/white/pink, Oct to Dec or Feb to Jun. Sandy soils. Weed of footpaths, carparks & other disturbed areas.


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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Bruce Rock, Busselton, Capel, Cranbrook, Cunderdin, Gosnells, Harvey, Manjimup, Merredin, Mukinbudin, Narrogin, Plantagenet, South Perth, Toodyay, Wyndham-East Kimberley, York.