Flowering Plants

This list of flowering plants was compiled based on several plant surveys held between 1990 and 2009 with assistance of the Latrobe Valley Field Naturalist Club.

Please contact us if you have identified plants that are not recorded on this list or if this list contains errors in your view. Your help is much appreciated.

Monocotyledons

Family Latin Name Common Name
Cyperaceae Carex sp. Sedge
Cyperaceae Lepidosperma elatius Tall Sword-sedge
Orchidaceae Corybas incurvus Slaty Helmet-orchid
Orchidaceae Corysanthes grumula Mountain Helmet-orchid
Orchidaceae Pterostylis pedunculata Maroon-hood
Poaceae Tetrarrhena juncea Forest Wire-grass

Dicotyledons

Family Latin Name Common Name
Mimosaceae Acacia dealbata Silver Wattle
Mimosaceae Acacia melanoxylon Blackwood
Rosaceae Acaena anserinifolia Bidgee-widgee Burr
Rosaceae Acaena novea-zelandiae Bidgee-widgee Burr
Loranthaceae Amyema pendula Drooping Mistletoe
Monimiaceae Atherosperma moschatum Southern Sassafras
Urticaceae Australina muelleri Shade Nettle
Boraginaceae Austrocynoglossum latifolium Forest Hound’s-tongue
Asteraceae Bedfordia arborescens Blanket-leaf
Pittosporaceae Billardiera longiflora Purple Apple-berry
Pittosporaceae Billardiera scandens Climbing Apple-berry
Asteraceae Cassinea aculeata Common Cassinea
Asteraceae Cassinea longifolia Shiny Cassinea
Asteraceae Cirsium vulgare* Spear Thistle
Ranunculaceae Clematis aristata Australian Clematis
Ranunculaceae Clematis glycinoides Forest Clematis
Rubiaceae Coprosma quadrifida Prickly Currant-bush
Rutaceae Correa lawrenciana Mountain Correa
Myrtaceae Eucalyptus cypellocarpa Mountain Grey-gum
Myrtaceae Eucalyptus regnans Mountain Ash
Asteraceae Euchiton sp. Cudweed
Gesneriaceae Fieldia australis Fieldia
Rubiaceae Galium aparine* Cleavers
Geraniaceae Geranium sp. Geranium
Goodeniaceae Goodenia ovata Hop Goodenia
Monimiaceae Hedycarya angustifolia Austral Mulberry
Apiaceae Hydrocotyle hirta Hairy Pennywort
Asteraceae Hypochoeris radicata * Cat’s-ear
Caprifoliaceae Leycesteria formosa * Himalayan Honeysuckle
Proteaceae Lomatia fraseri Tree Lomatia
Loranthaceae Muellerina eucalyptoides Creeping Mistletoe
Fagaceae Nothofagus cunninghamii Myrtle Beech
Asteraceae Olearia argophylla Musk Daisy-bush
Asteraceae Olearia lirata Snow Daisy-bush
Oxalidaceae Oxalis corniculata * Yellow Wood-sorrel
Bignoniaceae Pandorea pandorana Wonga Wine
Apocynaceae Parsonsia brownii Twining Silk-pod
Thymeliaceae Pimelea axiflora Bootlace Bush
Pittosporaceae Pittosporum bicolor Banyalla
Pittosporaceae Pittosporum bicolor X Pittosporum undulatum Sweet Pittosporum X Banyalla
Plantaginaceae Plantago varia Variable Plantain
Araliaceae Polyscias sambucifolia Elderberry Panax
Rhamnaceae Pomaderris aspera Hazel
Lamiaceae Prostanthera lasianthos Christmas Bush
Lamiaceae Prunella vulgaris* Self-heal
Rosaceae Prunus laurocerasus * Cherry Laurel
Ranunculaceae Ranunculus repens * Creeping Buttercup
Myrsinaceae Rapanea howittiana Muttonwood
Rosaceae Rubus parvifolius Small-leaf Bramble
Rosaceae Rubus sp* Blackberry
Caprifoliaceae Sambucus gaudichaudiana White Elder-berry
Asteraceae Senecio minimus Shrubby Fireweed
Solanaceae Solanum aviculare Kangaroo Apple
Solanaceae Solanum prinophyllum Forest Nightshade
Asteraceae Sonchus asper* Prickly Sow Thistle
Asteraceae Sonchus oleraceus* Milk Thistle
Caryophyllaceae Stellaria flaccida Forest Starwort
Asteraceae Taraxacum officinale* Dandelion
Urticaceae Urtica incisa Scrub Nettle
Verbenaceae Verbena bonariensis * Purple-topped Verbena
Violaceae Viola hederacea Ivy-leaf Violet
Rutaceae Zieria arborescens Tree Zieria

 

 

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