Tephrosia rosea ssp rosea

Small, to 1.5m shrubby herb with small mauve to pink flowers. Used as a fish poison. Widespread in Kimberley and Pilbara locations.

Tephrosea

Tephrosia rosea

Medicinal Plants in Australia Volume 3: Plants, Potions and Poisons

Cheryll Williams – 2012 – ‎Science

The researchers concluded that Tephrosia rosea was a extremely efficacious. … In addition to the widespread use of the plant (bark, leaf, unripe fruit) as an …

Some more, floating above the grasses, growing with Crotalaria cunninghamii.

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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