Dwarf Twinleaf
Flower
Ellura
Dwarf Twinleaf
Drying Fruit & Leaves
 
                      
Dwarf Twinleaf (Roepera ovata)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Creosote Bushes (Zygophyllales)
Family: Caltrop (Zygophyllaceae)
Species: Dwarf Twinleaf (Roepera ovata)
This Photo:     New Fruit
Synonym: Zygophyllum ovatum

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Riverland and elsewhere
A very small plant with green flower & leaves with red stems.

Copyright © 2012-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 13-Sep-2012
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)