Arid seedling photo reference library

A resource for the identification of some common arid species in early seedling stages that occur at Sydney’s Fowlers Gap Research Station in North-West NSW, Australia. This site sits amongst the Wiljali, Bandjigali and Wandjiwalgu Aboriginal lands.
Seeds sourced and grown in the Australian PlantBank and photos taken by Bettina Ignacio (bettina6b@gmail.com) in 2022. Click on the species names to see their PlantNET description. Click images to expand.

Atriplex vesicaria


Brachyscome ciliaris


Calandrinia eremaea


Calotis hispidula


Chloris truncata


Crassula sieberiana


Cullen cinereum


Dactyloctenium radulans


Enchylaena tomentosa


Gneophosis eriocarpa


Lepidium phlebopetalum


Maireana schistocarpa


Minuria denticulata


Minuria integerrima


Rhodanthe floribunda


Sida corrugata


Solanum esuriale


Solanum petrophilum