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Daviesia horrida - Preiss. ex Meissn.

Common Name
Family Fabaceae or Leguminosae
USDA hardiness 8-11
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Open forests, especially in hilly and mountainous areas, forming dense scrub on silurian, basalt and red sand soils[152].
Range Australis - New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania.
Edibility Rating  
Other Uses  
Weed Potential No
Medicinal Rating  
Care
Half Hardy Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Daviesia horrida


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Summary


Physical Characteristics

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Daviesia horrida is a SHRUB growing to 1.6 m (5ft 3in).
It is hardy to zone (UK) 9. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

Synonyms

Daviesia latifolia. R.Br.

Habitats

Woodland Garden Sunny Edge;

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal Uses

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Febrifuge, tonic and vermifuge[152]. Used as a hop substitute[154]. - check if this is medicinal, beer making or eating[K].

Other Uses

None known

Cultivation details

Plants are hardy to about -7°c in Australian gardens[157]. Plants require cool greenhouse treatment in Britain[1].

Propagation

Seed -

Other Names

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Found In

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Weed Potential

Right plant wrong place. We are currently updating this section. Please note that a plant may be invasive in one area but may not in your area so it’s worth checking.

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants Status :

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Preiss. ex Meissn.

Botanical References

152154200

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