Plants of the Castlemaine District

Swamp Isotome - a native (Isotoma fluviatilis)

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Family: Campanulaceae (Bluebell family).

Native to the Eastern States of Australia.

Occurrence: Swamp Isotome grows on damp flats e.g. mud flats beside dams or in seasonally wet paddocks. It may be abundant.


Similar Native Species: Some of the pratias and lobelias grow in similar damp situations, but are less common.

Photo: Swamp Isotome. Mt Alexander.