Purple Peril
Small Flowering
Ellura
Potato Weed
"Naturalised"
 
    
Purple Peril (Echium plantagineum)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Other Small Plants
Order: Lamiales
Family: Forget-me-not (Boraginaceae)
Species: Purple Peril (Echium plantagineum)
This Photo:     Medium Flowering
Other names: Salvation Jane, Purple Viper's Bugloss, Blueweed, Lady Campbell Weed, Riverina Bluebell or Paterson's Curse

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2005- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Oct-2005
This species is classed as I (Introduced - Foriegn)