Spergularia marina (L.) Besser
Enum.Pl. 97 (1822)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 28 March 2002

Open, succulant, decumbent perennial or annual, herb, 0.15 m high. Fl. purple/pink/white, Oct to Nov. Sandy,loamy or gravelly clay soils, limestone, granite. Hills, dunes, ridges, flats, freshwater swamps, salt lakes, streams.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Eastern Murchison, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Western Mallee, Western Murchison.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Brookton, Bruce Rock, Cockburn, Coorow, Corrigin, Cunderdin, Dandaragan, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Greater Geraldton, Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kent, Kojonup, Kondinin, Koorda, Kulin, Lake Grace, Mandurah, Meekatharra, Melville, Merredin, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Murray, Narrogin, Northam, Northampton, Perenjori, Pingelly, Plantagenet, Sandstone, Tammin, Victoria Plains, Wagin, West Arthur, Wickepin, Wiluna, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, Yalgoo, York.