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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Coleus graveolens     (R.Br.) A.J.Paton

This native groundcover is commonly known as flea bush.

Coleus graveolens is described as a "higher dicot" in the Lamiaceae family.

Flagged as a potential locally significant species in the Fraser Coast Region. In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is classified as Least Concern. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

Uncommon in the Fraser Coast region recorded at Gunalda. Reported at Grongah National Park, Mount Bauple and Mount Urah. 

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.

Reported at 3 Fraser Coast localities: Bauple, Malarga, Mount Urah.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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