Category Archives: Capparis

Capparis lasiantha

Caper Bush, climber to 3/4 m, white flowers, edible fruits. Widespread across the Kimberley and Pilbara.

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Capparis spinosa ssp nummularia

Sub-species nummularia, sometimes called Moonflower or Wild Passionfruit, a spreading shrub that flowers at night, has edible, prized, fruit. Found on the Kimberley coast and much of the Pilbara. Good eating and found around the world in kitchens and a … Continue reading

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Capparis umbonata

Large fruited Wild Orange, to 10 metres, flowering at night and early morning. Often grazed heavily by stock, reducing numbers substantially. Their habitat is widespread across the Pilbara and Kimberley. . Collecting seed is difficult in pastoral regions due to … Continue reading

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