|Class:||Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants|
|Family:||Raspwort (Haloragaceae) iNaturalist Observation|
|Species:||Small-leaf Raspwort (Gonocarpus tetragynus)|
|This Photo:||🔍Plants Budding🔎|
Thank you Hayley Pojikar Prentice for identifying and Alan Dandie for confirming the id of this species for us
General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Adelaide Hills, Coastal Areas and possibly elsewhere
The leaves are only 9mm long by 2.5mm wide, with tiny petalless flowers only 2.5mm wide. The plants we found were up to 400mm high.
Notice the heavily toothed leaves; which are shiny on top and matt, almost fibrous under.