Cardiospermum halicacabum L. Balloon Vine
Sp.Pl. 1:366 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Saturday 11 June 2005

Prostrate, spreading annual, herb or climber, to 0.4 m high. Fl. white, Mar to Jun or Sep. Alluvial sand, loam, brown clay over limestone, sandstone. River beds & levees, floodplains, depressions, hillslopes, roadverges.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Fitzroy Trough, Pentecost, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby/west Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.