Fine Art

Australia, CC BY 2.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons" href="">Sphaerolobium medium - Flickr - Kevin Thiele

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Mirbelieae
Genus: Sphaerolobium
Species: Sphaerolobium medium

Sphaerolobium medium R.Br., 1811

Sphaerolobium acuminatum Benth.

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Australasia
Regional: Australia
Western Australia

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Brown, R. in W. T. Aiton, 1811. Hortus Kew. ed. 2, 3:14.

Additional references

Lepschi, B. & Monro, A. (Project Coordinators) (2014). Australian Plant Census (APC) Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2021. Sphaerolobium medium in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 May 08. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2021. Sphaerolobium medium. Published online. Accessed: May 08 2021. 2021. Sphaerolobium medium. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 May 08.
Hassler, M. 2021. Sphaerolobium medium. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2021. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 May 08. Reference page.
Hassler, M. 2021. World Plants. Synonymic Checklist and Distribution of the World Flora. . Sphaerolobium medium. Accessed: 08 May 2021.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Sphaerolobium medium in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names

Sphaerolobium medium R.Br. is a flowering plant in the genus Sphaerolobium. Found in Western Australia, the leafless shrub grows in clayey soil and laterite. The plant blooms in August - December with yellow/red-orange flowers.[1]

Western Australian Herbarium, Biodiversity and Conservation Science. "FloraBase—the Western Australian Flora". Retrieved 2020-04-08.

Plants, Fine Art Prints

Plants Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from ""
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World