Plants of Long Forest. Initial plant list from 'Vascular Plants of the Bacchus Marsh Area' in the book Jack's Track Notes (with kind permission from the Friends of Werribee Gorge & Long Forest Mallee Inc.). Includes reserve areas and surrounds.
Red Box & Blue Box (12222) occur nearby in this reserve. Blue occurs creekside and Red away from the creek. They are easiest to separate on fruit shape, although Red has greener upper foliage too. Red can be mallee-like here.
Some lovely Blue Box specimens along Coimadai Creek. Red (12223) & Blue Box occur here. Blue is creekside & Red away from creek. Easiest to separate on fruit shape, although Red has greener upper foliage too. Red can be mallee-like here.
Walking south along Coimadai Creek this is the last cluster of plants seen before the track ran out. 5ish clusters from observation 12068 occur every 100m or so. Always within a few metres of the creek, mostly on the other side of the creek from the track