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Zygophyllum glaucum F.Muell.
Pale Twinleaf
This plant has 4 petals, thick succulent  leaves and distinctive fruits.

 

  Zygophyllum glaucum Zygophyllum glaucum
 
Description: Flower Description: Flower and leaves
  Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E
Date:19 October 2018 Date:19 October 2018
  Field No.:7537 Field No.:7537
     
  Zygophyllum glaucum Zygophyllum glaucum
 
  Description: Leaves - underside Description: Fruit
  Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E
  Date:19 October 2018 Date:19 October 2018
  Field No.:7537 Field No.:7537
     
  Zygophyllum glaucum Zygophyllum glaucum
 
  Description: Fruit Description: Plant
  Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia Location:Eyre Bird Obervatory Road, Cocklebiddy, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E GPS coordinates:32˚02.8690S, 12616.6130E
  Date:19 October 2018 Date:19 October 2018
  Field No.:7537 Field No.:7537

 

References (accessed 11 November 2018)::

Barker, R.M. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2013), Zygophyllaceae. Flora of Australia 26: 564-565

http://saseedbank.com.au/species_information.php?rid=4818

http://esperancewildflowers.blogspot.com/2011/07/zygophyllum-glaucum-pale-twinleaf.html

http://keys.lucidcentral.org/keys/v3/scotia/key/Plants%20and%20Fungi%20of%20south%20western%20NSW/Media/Html/Zygophyllum_glaucum.htm


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Zygophyllum glaucum