Gratiola pedunculata

Family Scrophulariaceae

Erect to procumbent perennial herb to 20 cm high with stem clasping toothed leaves.

Flowers: White or pink-purple, October March.

Fruit: Capsule 4 mm long containing numerous seeds.

Seed:

Gallery images: seed, seedling, rootstock, resprout

Ecology

  • Lake, pond and dam margin habitat.
  • Occasional around dams at the Australian Botanic Garden, in ephemeral wet zone.

Ecology of Cumberland Plain Woodland

Gratiola pedunculata plant

Gratiola pedunculata flower