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*Lycium ferocissimum Miers
African Boxthorn
This plant  is a declared weed and is a prohibited species in Western Australia.


  *Lycium ferocissimum *Lycium ferocissimum
 
  Description:Flower Description:Flower - side view
  Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E
  Date of photo:25 August 2015 Date of photo:25 August 2015
  Field No.:3283 Field No.:3283
     
*Lycium ferocissimum *Lycium ferocissimum
 
Description:Fruit and leaves Description:Ripe fruit
  Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E
  Date of photo:25 August 2015 Date of photo:25 August 2015
  Field No.:3283 Field No.:3283
*Lycium ferocissimum *Lycium ferocissimum
 
  Description:Plant Description:Plant in roadside habitat
  Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia Location:Geraldton to Northampton, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E GPS coordinates:28˚42.5770S, 11439.6710E
  Date of photo:25 August 2015 Date of photo:25 August 2015
  Field No.:3283 Field No.:3283
     
     

 

References (accessed 19 January 2019):

Purdie, R.W., Symon, D.E. & Haegi, L. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1982), Solanaceae. Flora of Australia 29:64

https://keyserver.lucidcentral.org/weeds/data/media/Html/lycium_ferocissimum.htm

 

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*Lycium ferocissimum