Raoulia spp.

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Raoulia australis
Raoulia australis (Golden Scabweed) © Christopher Cookson  License this image

Raoulia sp. are mat forming plants native to the South Island of New Zealand found from riverbeds to alpine regions. A variety of Raoulia species exist occupying a range of habitats from riverbeds like this example, to alpine screes. This example was observed growing on the Wairau riverbed near Kowhai Point Reserve.

Location: Latitude: -41.710655 Longitude: 173.113205

Image Date: 29/9/2017

Photographer: Christopher Cookson

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