Close up On Patch with Buds
|Class:||Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants|
|Order:||Spurges & Allies (Malpighiales)|
|Family:||2 Ovule Spurge (Phyllanthaceae) iNaturalist Observation|
|Species:||Small Poranthera (Poranthera microphylla)|
|This Photo:||🔍Upright Plant🔎|
Thank you Reiner Richter & 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
These range is size quite about as mature flowering plants. We've seen them from around only 30mm across to ~100mm. From prostrate to upright.
This has all the haulmarks of a spurge; that fat little fruit forming in front of the flower. These have 5 white petals, flowering from Sept.