Electronic Flora of South Australia species Fact Sheet
Citation: Benth., Fl. Aust. 3:350 (1867).
Synonymy: Didiscus glaucifolius F. Muell., Linnaea 25:395 (1853); D. glaucifolius F. Muell. var. macrocarpus Domin, Sber. Boehm. Ges. Wiss. Prag 1908, 10:50 (1908).
Common name: Blue (or wild) parsnip.
Published illustration: Beadle (1980) Students flora of north-eastern New South Wales, fig. 265B; Cunningham et al. (1982) Plants of western New South Wales, p. 544.
Biology: Reported to be poisonous to sheep, but according to Everist (1974) Poisonous plants of Australia, p. 509, this may be based on confusion with T. ochracea L. Johnson and possibly T. cyanantha Boyland (2 species not known from S.Aust.).
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State Herbarium of South Australia