Morgania floribunda (Blue Rod)

Previously known as Stemodia florulenta. Faintly scented perennial herb to more than 80cm high, sometimes suckering, with erect branches. Found in all mainland states. In Victoria, largely confined to the floodplain of the Murray River downstream of Cohuna area, but also fringing Lake Albacutya and temporary lakes of its overflow. Usually occurring on heavier loams or clays (sometimes saline) in temporarily inundated sites. Flowers mostly spring and summer.

 

 

 

 

 

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