Desmodium gunnii

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Desmodium gunniiFamily: Fabaceae
Genus: Desmodium
Common names: Slender Tick-trefoil
ALA reference

This sprawling herb is growing in the area just below the picnic ground. The tiny pale pink and white flowers are only about 2mm across. The seed pods have the characteristic shape for the genus and are disproportionately large growing to about 30 mm with up to 6 segments. (January 2010)