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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Species information

Wahlenbergia tumidifructa     P.J.Sm.

This native groundcover is commonly known as balloon bluebell.

Reported at 1 Fraser Coast locality: Magnolia.

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Least Concern.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

Wahlenbergia tumidifructa is described as a "higher dicot" in the Campanulaceae family.

Distribution widespread across Australia. Recorded on banks of Mary River near Tiaro. 

Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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