The blog of a systematic botanist of German origin, now working in Australia. It covers botany, phylogenetics, cladistics, science in general, freethought, and occasionally sillier issues.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Botany picture #175: Daviesia genistifolia
One of many local pea-flowered Fabaceae, this Daviesia genistifolia we recently saw at Mulligan's Flat Nature Reserve is not the kind of plant you want to accidentally fall into. The spines are quite unpleasant.