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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Acetosa sagittata     (Thunb.) L.A.S.Johnson & B.G.Briggs

This introduced groundcover is commonly known as pink dock.

Acetosa sagittata is described as a "dicot" in the Polygonaceae family.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is not classified as it is not native to Queensland. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.


It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census but is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.


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