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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Boronia foetida     Duretto

This native shrub is commonly known as Mount Walsh boronia.

Boronia foetida is described as a "dicot" in the Rutaceae family.

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

No Fraser Coast region records. Restricted to Mt Walsh just inside North Burnett region, with one outlying record in the Central Highlands. Foliage has a foul smell (Austrobaileya Vol. 5, No. 2 1999). 

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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