Species

Muehlenbeckia australis

Etymology

Muehlenbeckia: Named after a botanist named Muehlenbeck
australis: southern

Common Name(s)

Pohuehue, large-leaved muehlenbeckia

Current Conservation Status

2012 - Not Threatened

Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2012
The conservation status of all known New Zealand vascular plant taxa at the rank of species and below were reassessed in 2012 using the New Zealand Threat Classification System (NZTCS). This report includes a statistical summary and brief notes on changes since 2009 and replaces all previous NZTCS lists for vascular plants. Authors: Peter J. de Lange, Jeremy R. Rolfe, Paul D. Champion, Shannel P. Courtney, Peter B. Heenan, John W. Barkla, Ewen K. Cameron, David A. Norton and Rodney A. Hitchmough. File size: 792KB

Previous Conservation Status

2009 - Not Threatened
2004 - Not Threatened

Authority

Muehlenbeckia australis (G.Forst.) Meisn.

Family

Polygonaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Native

Plant Code

MUEAUS

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Lianes and Related Trailing Plants

Synonyms

Coccoloba australis G.Forst., Polygonum australe (G.Forst.) A.Rich. nom. illegit., Muehlenbeckia adpressa (Labill.) Meisn., Polygonum forsteri Endl.,

Flower Colours

Green,White

Threats

Not Threatened

Chromosome No.

2n = 20

Endemic Taxon

No

Endemic Genus

No

Endemic Family

No

Where To Buy

Can be purchased from Oratia Native Plant Nurseries (info@oratianatives.co.nz).

   

This page last updated on 1 Jan 2014