Urospermum picroides (L.) F.W.Schmidt False Hawkbit
Samml.Phys.-Oekon.Aufsatze 275 (1795)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 3 September 1999

Erect annual or biennial, herb, to 1.2 m high. Fl. yellow, Aug to Dec. Sandy soils, often over limestone or granite. Weed of moist situations, along watercourses, coastal inlets & roadsides.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, Shark Bay.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Busselton, Cambridge, Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Cockburn, Dalwallinu, Dandaragan, Gingin, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Melville, Murchison, Murray, Northampton, Perenjori, Shark Bay, South Perth, Stirling, Subiaco, Upper Gascoyne, Wanneroo, Wongan-Ballidu, Yalgoo.