Brachysema aphyllum

Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Brachysema
Species: aphyllum
Main Flower Colour: Red


This prostrate, mat forming pea plant was growing on the road shoulder in gravel. The leafless stems are flattened to function as leaves. The species name (aphyllum) means "without leaves". The bright red pea flowers have enlarged keel petals, giving the flower a flattened appearance.

Flowering start in July.


The main flower colour is red.


Florabase indicates that Brachysema is not the current name.
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Bio Regions

Geraldton Sandplains (GES)

Region Specifics

near Kalbarri NP. WA

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