Seeds of South Australia
Heliotropium europaeum (Boraginaceae)
Potato Weed
List of species for Heliotropium
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Nullarbor, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eastern, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Alinytjara Wilurara, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern   [undercollected, questionably native]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Least Concern   [undercollected, questionably native]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   [undercollected, questionably native]
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Least Concern   [confused with weedy sp, but likely to be native here]
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Least Concern   [confused with weedy sp, but likely to be native here]
South Olary Plain (MDD01)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern   [undercollected]
Murray Mallee (MDD02) 
 Least Concern
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Least Concern
Roxby (GAW07)Gawler
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
Oodnadatta (STP02) 
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
Peake-Dennison Inlier (STP04) 
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
Baltana (STP07) 
 Near Threatened   [native form is H glandulosum]
IBRA regions
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2 of 2 subregionsKanmantooLeast Concern
3 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
2 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)RiverinaLeast Concern
Roxby (GAW07)GawlerNear Threatened
  [native form is H glandulosum]
5 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsNear Threatened
RSCA map:
Regional Species Conservation Assessments per IBRA subregion. Please click the thumbnail map.
AVH map:
Australian distribution map (external link)
SA Census:
Census of South Australian plants (external link)     [genus Heliotropium]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA210 (0.26 g)1-Sep-2010DJD1887
Lake Eyre
1-Jan-2012NCT
Location: BGA — the seeds are stored at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, MSB — the seeds are stored at the Millennium Seed Bank, Kew, England.
Number of plants: This is the number of plants from which the seeds were collected.
Collection location: The Herbarium of South Australia's region name.
% Viability: Percentage of filled healthy seeds determined by a cut test or x-ray.