Corchorus olitorius L. Jute
Sp.Pl. 1:529 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Saturday 11 June 2005

Upright, robust perennial or annual, herb, to 1.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Mar to May. Black or yellow cracking clay, peaty loam, limestone. Valleys & ridges, creek edges, disturbed pindan plain, along drainage channels.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzroy Trough, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.