Asclepias curassavica L. Redhead Cottonbush
Sp.Pl. 1:215 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 October 1996

Erect shrub, 0.3-1.5 m high. Fl. orange & red. Sandy soils.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Dampierland, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Eastern Goldfield, Geraldton Hills, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Pindanland, Roebourne, Southern Jarrah Forest.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Busselton, Chittering, Collie, Fremantle, Greater Geraldton, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Karratha, Mandurah, Murray, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Trayning.