Growing wild at the base of a hedge by the foot path along Main Road in Oban.
Interspersed with Corybas 'Whiskers' on solid granite stream edges.
Locally common growing with Leptinella dioica in at least three sites visited along the Clarence River from the Jacks Pass turnoff to Lake Tennyson.
Not sure what the flower is in the last photograph.
In pool in streamside gravel terrace
Occasional on stream bank under kanuka forest
Ground cover near the rivers edge.
Photo shows inflorescence-like structures
The Gunnerales are an order of flowering plants. In the APG III system (2009) it contains two genera: Gunnera (in family Gunneraceae) and Myrothamnus (in family Myrothamnaceae). In the Cronquist system (1981), the Gunneraceae were in the Haloragales and Myrothamnaceae in the Hamamelidales. DNA analysis was definitive, but the grouping of both families was a surprise, given their very dissimilar morphologies. In Cronquist's old system (1981, 1988), and Takhtajan's (1997), the Gunneraceae were in the Rosidae,...