Ornithopus sativus Brot. French Serradella
Fl.Lusit. 2:160 (1805)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 20 August 2007

Ascending or prostrate annual, herb, to 0.45 m high. Fl. pink & white, Aug to Nov or Mar. Black sandy clay, white-grey sand over limestone. Along track edges, disturbed ground.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Dandaragan Plateau, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Collie, Dardanup, Esperance, Mingenew, Moora, Murray, Plantagenet, South Perth, West Arthur.