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Swainsona canescens (Benth. ex Lindl.) F.Muell.
These attractive plants were at the base of a sandhill in north western South Australia surrounding our campsite.
     
Swainsona canescens Swainsona canescens
 
Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
Location: Anne Beadell Highway, NW South Australia Location: Anne Beadell Highway, NW South Australia
GPS coordinates:28˚54.885S 132˚50.835E GPS coordinates:28˚54.885S 132˚50.835E
Date of photo: 9 August 2012 Date of photo: 9 August 2012
Field No.: 1171 Field No.: 1171
     
Swainsona canescens Swainsona canescens
 
  Description:Plants Description:Plants
  Location: Anne Beadell Highway, NW South Australia Location: Anne Beadell Highway, NW South Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚54.885S 132˚50.835E GPS coordinates:28˚54.885S 132˚50.835E
  Date of photo: 9 August 2012 Date of photo: 9 August 2012
  Field No.: 1171 Field No.: 1171

 

 

References (accessed 3 August 2017):

http://www.flora.sa.gov.au/cgi-bin/speciesfacts_display.cgi?genus=Swainsona&species=canescens


Thompson, J., (1993) A revision of the genus Swainsona (Fabaceae). 
Telopea 5(3): 427-581

http://saseedbank.com.au/species_information.php?rid=70

 

 

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Swainsona canescens