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Sweet Scabious - Sixalix atropurpurea Introduced to Australia from Southern Europe . Australia,Geotagged,Scabiosa atropurpurea,Spring,Sweet scabious Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Sweet Scabious - Sixalix atropurpurea

Introduced to Australia from Southern Europe .

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  1. It appears that Sixalix atropurpurea is a synonym of Scabiosa atropurpurea, so I have gone ahead and identified it as such.
    Posted 17 days ago

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''Scabiosa atropurpurea'' , the mourningbride, mournful widow, pincushion flower, or sweet scabious, is an ornamental plant of the genus ''Scabiosa'' in the family Caprifoliaceae. It is native to southern Europe.

Similar species: Dipsacales
Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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Uploaded Nov 19, 2021. Captured Nov 18, 2021 10:53 in 9F9X+CQ Waitpinga SA, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm