Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water NSW

Seedling picture gallery

Below are images of a range of seedlings from the Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan Conservation research woodland. We have concentrated on dicotyledon species. Most of the monocotyledon (e.g. grasses) species are difficult to distinguish from each other. 

Asterisk * indicates exotic species naturalised at the Australian Botanic Garden.


Ecology of Cumberland Plain Woodland
Ajuga australis seedlings
Ajuga australis - Lamiaceae
Arctotheca calendula 210708
*Arctotheca calendula - Asteraceae
Atriplex semibaccata seedling
Atriplex semibaccata - Chenopodiaceae
 Bidens pilosa 306008
*Bidens pilosa - Asteraceae
 Brunoniella australis seedling
Brunoniella australis - Acanthaceae
 Bursaria spinosa seedling
Bursaria spinosa - Pittosporaceae
 Calotis lappulacea seedling
Calotis lappulacea - Asteraceae
 Carthamus lanatus 140708
*Carthamus lanatus - Asteraceae
Centaurea melitensis 300608
*Centaurea melitensis - Asteraceae
Centipeda minima seedling
Centipeda minima - Asteraceae

Chamaesyce drummondii seedling
Chamaesyce drumondii - Euphorbiaceae
Chenopodium carinatum seedling
Chenopodium carinatum - Chenopodiaceae
Cheilanthes distans seedling 
Cheilanthes distans - Sinopteridaceae

Chondrilla juncea 080708
*Chondrilla juncea - Asteraceae
Cirsium vulgare seedling 
*Cirsium vulgare - Asteraceae
 Convolvulus angustissimus seedling
Convolvulus angustissimus - Convolvulaceae

Coronopus didymus seedling
*Coronopus didymus - Brassicaceae

Cotula australis seedling 
Cotula australis - Asteraceae

 Crassula seiberiana seedlings
Crassula sieberiana - Crassulaceae
 Cyclospermum leptophyllum seedling
*Cyclospermum leptophyllum - Apiaceae
 Cyperus gracilis seedling
Cyperus gracilis - Cyperaceae
Datura stamonium
*Datura stramonium - Solanaceae
Daucus glochidiatus seedling
Daucus glochidiatus - Apiaceae
Desmodium brachypodum seedling
Desmodium brachypodum - Fabaceae

Desmodium varians seedling
Desmodium varians - Fabaceae
Dianella longifolia seedling
Dianella longifolia - Phormiaceae
Dianella revoluta seedling
Dianella revoluta - Phormiaceae
Dichrondra repens seedling
Dichondra repens - Convolvulaceae

Dodonaea viscosa seedling
Dodonaea viscosa - Sapindaceae

Echium plantagineum seedling 177
*Echium plantagineum - Boraginaceae

Einadia hastata seedling
Einadia hastata - Chenopodiaceae
Einadia nutans subsp linifolia seedling
Einadia nutans subsp. linifolia - Chenopodiaceae

Einadia nutans subsp nutans seedling
Einadia nutans subsp. nutans - Chenopodiaceae

Einadia polygonoides seedling
Einadia polygonoides - Chenopodiaceae

 Eremophila debilis seedling
Eremophila debilis - Myoporaceae
 Erodium crinitum
Erodium crinitum - Geraniaceae
Eucalyptus sp seedling
Eucalyptus sp. - Myrtaceae
Eucalyptus sp seedling
Eucalyptus sp - Mytaceae

Euchiton sphericus 140708
Euchiton sphericus - Asteraceae
 Facelis retusa 210708
*Facelis retusa - Asteraceae

 Geranium homeanum seedling
Geranium homeanum - Geraniaceae

 Glossogyne tannensis seedling
Glossogyne tannensis - Asteraceae
 Glycine tabacina seedling
Glycine tabacina - Fabaceae
Gomphocarpus fruticosus seedling
*Gomphocarpus fruticosus - Asclepiadaceae
 Hardenbergia violacea seedling
Hardenbergia violacea - Fabaceae
Heliotropium amplexicaule seedling
Heliotropium amplexicaule -
Hibiscus trionum seedling
Hibiscus trionum - Malvaceae

Hypochaeris microcephala 140708
*Hypochaeris microcephala -
Hypochaeris radicata 080708
*Hypochaeris radicata -
 Lagenophora gracilis 140708
Lagenophora gracilis - Asteraceae
Leontodon taraxacoides 140708
*Leontodon taraxacoides - Asteraceae
 Linum marginale seedling
Linum marginale - Linaceae
 Lotus australis seedling
Lotus australis - Fabaceae
 Mentha satureoides seedling
Mentha satureoides - Lamiaceae
 Modiola caroliniana
*Modiola caroliniana - Malvaceae
Olea europaea subsp cuspidata seedling 
*Olea europaea subsp cuspidata - Oleaceae
Olearia viscidula 080708
Olearia viscidula - Asteraceae
Oxalis perennans seedling
Oxalis perennans - Oxalidaceae
Paspalum dilitatum
*Paspalum dilatatum
- Poaceae
Pimelea spicata seedling
Pimelea spicata - Thymelaeaceae
 Plantago lanceolata seedling
*Plantago lanceolata - Plantaginaceae
 Plectranthus parviflorus seedling
Plectranthus parviflorus - Lamiaceae
Portulaca oleracea
Portulaca oleracea
- Portulacaceae
Ranunculus lappaceus seedling
Ranunculus lappaceus - Ranunculaceae
Ranunculus sessiliflorus seedling
Ranunculus sessiliflorus - Ranunculaceae
Rhodanthe anthemoides seedling
Rhodanthe anthemoides - Asteraceae
Scleria mackaviensis seedling
Scleria mackaviensis -
Scutellaria humilis seedling
Scutellaria humilis - Lamiaceae

Senecio diaschides 080708
*Senecio diaschides - Asteraceae
 Senecio madagascariensis2 080708
*Senecio madagascariensis - Asteraceae
 Senecio quadridentatus 080708
Senecio quadridentatus - Asteraceae
 Sida corrugata seedling
Sida corrugata - Malvaceae
Sida rhombifolia seedling
*Sida rhombifolia - Malvaceae
Solanum cinereum seedling
Solanum cinereum - Solanaceae
Solanum prinophyllum seedling
Solanum prinophyllum - Solanaceae
 Solenogyne bellioides 210708
Solenogyne bellioides - Asteraceae
 Solenogyne dominii 210708
Solenogyne dominii - Asteraceae
 Sonchus olereacus2 300608
*Sonchus oleraceus - Asteraceae
Stellaria media seedling
*Stellaria media - Caryophyllaceae

Taraxacum officinale2 210708
*Taraxacum officinale - Asteraceae

Tragopogon porrifolius 210708
*Tragopogon porrifolius - Asteraceae
Trifolium sp seedling
*Trifolium sp. - Fabaceae

Triptilodiscus pygmaeus 140708
Triptilodiscus pygmaeus - Asteraceae

Verbena bonariensis seedling
*Verbena bonariensis - Verbenaceae
Vittadinia sulcata2 210708
Vittadinia sulcata - Asteraceae
Zornia dyctiocarpa seedling
Zornia dyctiocarpa - Fabaceae