Cryptandra amara

Bitter Cryptandra at Watson, ACT

Cryptandra amara at Watson, ACT - 19 Sep 2022
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Identification history

Cryptandra amara 19 Sep 2022 Tapirlord
Unidentified 19 Sep 2022 waltraud

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flowers bell-shaped, white - pinkish; in woodland

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Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Mount Majura - 30 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 30 May 2024 by waltraud
Solanum nigrum (Black Nightshade) at Mount Majura - 30 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Mount Majura - 29 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 May 2024 by waltraud
Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) at Watson, ACT - 13 May 2024 by waltraud
Solanum nigrum (Black Nightshade) at Watson, ACT - 6 May 2024 by waltraud
Echium plantagineum (Paterson's Curse) at Watson, ACT - 6 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Mount Majura - 6 May 2024 by waltraud
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Watson, ACT - 6 May 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 Apr 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 Apr 2024 by waltraud
Viburnum tinus (Laurustinus) at Watson, ACT - 22 Apr 2024 by abread111
Brachychiton populneus subsp. populneus (Kurrajong) at Mount Majura - 22 Apr 2024 by abread111
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Watson, ACT - 18 Mar 2024 by abread111
Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Florist's Smilax) at Watson, ACT - 18 Mar 2024 by abread111
Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Florist's Smilax) at Mount Majura - 18 Mar 2024 by MAX
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Solanum nigrum (Black Nightshade) at Mount Majura - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Echium plantagineum (Paterson's Curse) at Mount Majura - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Eragrostis sp. (A Lovegrass) at Mount Majura - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Mount Majura - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Watson, ACT - 13 Mar 2024 by waltraud
Acacia baileyana x Acacia dealbata (Cootamundra Wattle x Silver Wattle (Hybrid)) at Mount Majura - 25 Feb 2024 by abread111
Miridae (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Mount Majura - 12 Feb 2024 by abread111
Chaetophyes compacta (Tube spittlebug) at Mount Majura - 12 Feb 2024 by abread111
Eragrostis brownii (Common Love Grass) at Mount Majura - 12 Feb 2024 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Mount Majura - 27 Nov 2023 by abread111
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback Lizard) at Mount Majura - 27 Nov 2023 by MAX
Prunus sp. (A Plum) at Mount Majura - 26 Nov 2023 by MAX
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Watson, ACT - 10 Oct 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 10 Oct 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 10 Oct 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 18 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 18 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 18 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Watson, ACT - 18 Sep 2023 by abread111
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Watson, ACT - 17 Sep 2023 by abread111
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Watson, ACT - 17 Sep 2023 by abread111
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio Moth, Magpie Moth, Cineraria Moth) at Watson, ACT - 17 Sep 2023 by abread111
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Watson, ACT - 11 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Watson, ACT - 11 Sep 2023 by RodDeb
Lycium ferocissimum (African Boxthorn) at Watson, ACT - 8 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 8 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Watson, ACT - 26 Aug 2023 by CattleDog
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Watson, ACT - 26 Aug 2023 by CattleDog
Pyracantha fortuneana (Firethorn) at Watson, ACT - 16 Aug 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 16 Aug 2023 by waltraud
Cymbonotus sp. (preissianus or lawsonianus) (Bears Ears) at Watson, ACT - 3 Jul 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 3 Jul 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 12 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Viburnum tinus (Laurustinus) at Watson, ACT - 12 Jun 2023 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 12 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 11 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 5 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 5 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 5 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 May 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 29 May 2023 by waltraud
Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) at Watson, ACT - 14 May 2023 by abread111
Styphelia triflora (Five-corners) at Watson, ACT - 1 May 2023 by HappyWanderer
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 24 Apr 2023 by abread111
Gymnopilus junonius (Spectacular Rustgill) at Watson, ACT - 10 Apr 2023 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 3 Apr 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 6 Mar 2023 by waltraud
Braconidae (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Watson, ACT - 22 Feb 2023 by Steve_Bok
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by waltraud
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Watson, ACT - 13 Oct 2022 by JaneR
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Watson, ACT - 19 Sep 2022 by Steve_Bok
Anthoxanthum odoratum (Sweet Vernal Grass) at Watson, ACT - 18 Sep 2022 by Steve_Bok
Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Florist's Smilax) at Watson, ACT - 7 Sep 2022 by waltraud
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Watson, ACT - 8 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok
Oxalis sp. (Wood Sorrel) at Watson, ACT - 8 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok
Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Watson, ACT - 8 Aug 2022 by Steve_Bok
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Pteridium esculentum (Bracken) at Watson, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by abread111
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Watson, ACT - 30 May 2022 by abread111
Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Florist's Smilax) at Watson, ACT - 24 May 2022 by waltraud
Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Florist's Smilax) at Watson, ACT - 23 May 2022 by abread111
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Watson, ACT - 14 Apr 2022 by abread111
Cullen microcephalum (Dusky Scurf-pea) at Watson, ACT - 28 Jan 2022 by abread111
Amphibromus sp. (Swamp Wallaby Grass) at Watson, ACT - 14 Dec 2021 by waltraud
Styphelia triflora (Five-corners) at Watson, ACT - 7 Jun 2021 by WalterEgo
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Watson, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by abread111
Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Watson, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by abread111
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Watson, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by abread111
Petroica rosea (Rose Robin) at Watson, ACT - 3 Aug 2020 by Lisa.Jok
Styphelia triflora (Five-corners) at Watson, ACT - 18 Jun 2020 by JaneR

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 19 Sep 2022 03:07 PM Recorded on
  • waltraud Recorded by

Additional information

  • length approx 10mm, diameter approx 5mm Flower dimension
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

Species information

  • Cryptandra amara Scientific name
  • Bitter Cryptandra Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 1187m Recorded at altitude
  • Machine learning
  • In flower
  • External link More information
  • Synonyms

    Cryptandra amara var. longiflora Cryptandra amara var. amara

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