Sonchus hydrophilus Boulos Native Sowthistle
H.Eichler, Suppl.Black's Fl.S.Austral. 331 (1965)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 18 June 1997

Erect, robust, fleshy annual or biennial or perennial, herb, 0.5-1.8 m high. Fl. yellow, Jan to Dec. Temporarily wet ground, edges of lakes & streams (saline & freshwater).

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Roebourne, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Ashburton, Augusta Margaret River, Boyup Brook, Busselton, Capel, Cockburn, Coorow, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Denmark, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Lake Grace, Manjimup, Moora, Nedlands, Northampton, Plantagenet, Port Hedland, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, Toodyay.