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Crotalaria verrucosa L.
Blue-flowered  Rattlepod
A very attractive plant from North Queensland.

  Crotalaria verrucosa Crotalaria verrucosa
 
  Description: Flowers -front view Description: Flower - side view
  Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E 
  Date of photo:21 April  2017 Date of photo:21 April  2017
  Field No.:6050 Field No.:6050
     
  Crotalaria verrucosa Crotalaria verrucosa
 
  Description:Flower head Description:Flowers
Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E 
  Date of photo:21 April  2017 Date of photo:21 April  2017
  Field No.:6050 Field No.:6050
     
  Crotalaria verrucosa Crotalaria verrucosa
Description:Leaf- upper side Description:Leaf - underside
  Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E 
  Date of photo:21 April  2017 Date of photo:21 April 2017
  Field No.:6050 Field No.:6050
     
  Crotalaria verrucosa Crotalaria verrucosa
 
 Description:Immature seed pod Description:Plant in weedy riverbed habitat
  Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland Location:Running River, Ewan, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E  GPS coordinates: 19˚06.1062S 145˚51.7110E 
  Date of photo:21 April  2017 Date of photo:21 April  2017
  Field No.:6050 Field No.:6050
     
   


References (accessed 20 May 2017):


http://keys.trin.org.au/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Crotalaria_verrucosa.htm

https://www.jcu.edu.au/discover-nature-at-jcu/plants/plants-by-scientific-name2/crotalaria-verrucosa

Williams, K.A.W. (1987), Native Plants of Queensland 3: 82


http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26122959#page/193/mode/1up




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Crotalaria verrucosa