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Glycine

Glycine sp.

Description:

A climber with purplish blue pea flowers and white centres. The leaves are trifoliate and linear in shape.

Habitat:

dry sclerophyll forest

Notes:

Found this delicate vine with striking blue flowers climbing on to larger plants. Difficult to separate vine from other plants. No pods yet.
My thanks to Nikki5 and Vinny for help with the ID.
Family: Fabaceae

3 Species ID Suggestions

Native wisteria
hardenbergia comptoniana. ???
false sarsaparilla, purple coral pea, happy wanderer, native lilac and waraburra
Hardenbergia violacea Hardenbergia violacea
Nikki5
Nikki5 8 years ago
Twining Glycine
Glycine clandestina


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4 Comments

Vinny
Vinny 5 years ago

Glycine looks a good fit, G.clandestina has one sets of appendages between the leaflets (stipels), the very similar G. microphylla only has two pair. Tough to pick from a photo

LeahMorrison
LeahMorrison 8 years ago

Looks like hardenbergia comptoniana from what I can see sp maybe different but def hardenbergia

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Thanks alicelongmartin. They were everywhere, making the whole place look so pretty..

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Very beautiful!

Leuba Ridgway
Spotted by
Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Dec 14, 2011
Submitted on Dec 15, 2011

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