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Blue Devil at Hughes, ACT

Eryngium ovinum at Hughes, ACT - 9 Jan 2017

Identification history

Other Wildflower Eryngium ovinum 11 Jan 2017 MichaelMulvaney
Other Wildflower Eryngium ovinum 9 Jan 2017 KL

Author's notes

Located south of Federal Golf Club, Hughes, Red Hill nature reserve. Monday 9th of January 2017.

2 comments

   10 Jan 2017
What was the plant height? What is the diameter of the flowers? Do you have any photos showing the whole plant? There are two species of Eryngium in the ACT.
   11 Jan 2017
Eryngium vesiculosum has flatter fatter leaves and the flower is only on a short stem

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Nearby Sightings

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Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Hughes, ACT - 2 May 2019 Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Apr 2019 Agarics at Hughes, ACT - 21 Apr 2019 Unidentified Fungus, Moss, Liverwort, etc (TBC) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Apr 2019 Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Apr 2019 Curculionidae (family) (Unidentified weevil) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Apr 2019 Turnix varius (Painted Button-quail) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Feb 2019 Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Feb 2019 Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Jan 2019 Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2019 Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019 Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Jan 2019 Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019 Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019 Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019 Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 Amyema miquelii (Box Mistletoe) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Jan 2019 Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Hughes, ACT - 2 Jan 2019 Cynoglossum suaveolens (Sweet Hounds Tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Dec 2018 Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Hughes, ACT - 22 Dec 2018 Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Dec 2018 Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2018 Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2018 Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2018 Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2018 Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2018 Geranium sp. at Hughes, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Nov 2018 Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2018 Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Sep 2018 Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Aug 2018 Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Apr 2018 Pisolithus sp. at Hughes, ACT - 3 Apr 2018 Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Jan 2018 Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2018 Arthropodium fimbriatum (Chocolate Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 Cercopidae (family) (Unidentified spittlebug or froghopper) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Nov 2016 Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Sep 2016 Diuris chryseopsis (Golden moth) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Sep 2015 Swainsona monticola (Notched swainson-pea) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Nov 2001
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Hughes, ACT - 2 May 2019
Unidentified Fungus (TBC) at Hughes, ACT - 21 Apr 2019
Agarics at Hughes, ACT - 21 Apr 2019
Unidentified Fungus, Moss, Liverwort, etc (TBC) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Apr 2019
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Apr 2019
Curculionidae (family) (Unidentified weevil) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Turnix varius (Painted Button-quail) at Hughes, ACT - 13 Mar 2019
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Mar 2019
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Mar 2019
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Feb 2019
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Feb 2019
Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Jan 2019
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Hughes, ACT - 23 Jan 2019
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Jan 2019
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Jalmenus ictinus (Stencilled Hairstreak) at Hughes, ACT - 19 Jan 2019
Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 15 Jan 2019
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 11 Jan 2019
Polytelis swainsonii (Superb Parrot) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Jan 2019
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Jan 2019
Amyema miquelii (Box Mistletoe) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2019
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2019
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 5 Jan 2019
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Hughes, ACT - 2 Jan 2019
Cynoglossum suaveolens (Sweet Hounds Tongue) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Dec 2018
Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Hughes, ACT - 22 Dec 2018
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 18 Dec 2018
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Dec 2018
Threskiornis spinicollis (Straw-necked Ibis) at Hughes, ACT - 4 Dec 2018
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2018
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Dec 2018
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 30 Nov 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2018
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Hughes, ACT - 27 Nov 2018
Geranium sp. at Hughes, ACT - 11 Nov 2018
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Hughes, ACT - 10 Nov 2018
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 6 Nov 2018
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2018
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 14 Oct 2018
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 1 Sep 2018
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Aug 2018
Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Hughes, ACT - 24 Apr 2018
Pisolithus sp. at Hughes, ACT - 3 Apr 2018
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hughes, ACT - 9 Jan 2018
Eurystomus orientalis (Dollarbird) at Hughes, ACT - 7 Jan 2018
Arthropodium fimbriatum (Chocolate Lily) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Nov 2016
Cercopidae (family) (Unidentified spittlebug or froghopper) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Nov 2016
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Hughes, ACT - 8 Sep 2016
Diuris chryseopsis (Golden moth) at Hughes, ACT - 20 Sep 2015
Swainsona monticola (Notched swainson-pea) at Hughes, ACT - 29 Nov 2001

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.102700-35.328440
  • Altitude 633.8m
  • Places Hughes, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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