Einadia trigonos. fishweed

Family Chenopodiaceae
Description Low growing, sprawling perennial herb
Flowering Time autumn
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Grassy woodland and sclerophyll forest
Soil Types Ranges from sands to well drained clays.
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values A very fast coloniser of bare or disturbed sites following summer rainfall. Under-used as a means of achieving rapid soil stabilisation with summer-sown direct seeding projects on mine sites, roadsides etc.
Amenity / Ornamental Values Not a particularly ornamental species but a useful groundcover.
Other Values
Tolerances
Water Deficit high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade average to high
Minimum Temperature -3 degrees
Seed & Germination Details
Average no. Seeds per Gram 2000
Viability Period average
Dormancy none
Treatment none
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees not known
Direct Seeding easy