Noongar Plants

The following list is from Abbott (1983) . It is sorted by Latin Name. The various spellings that follow each latin name are from the various sources indicated. The source page gives details of the locations for each source.

Latin name Common name Noongar Source
Acacia acuminata Benth. Rasberry Jam Tree(obsolete), Jam Mangart Grey
Manjart Preiss
Munert Hassell
Munertor Rae
Mungaitch Bates
Mungart Davis, Joobaitch
Mungat Rae
Mungut Hassell
Acacia lasiocalyx C. Andrew Silver Wattle Wilyurwur Hassell
Acacia lasiocarpa Benth. Pajang Preiss
Acacia microbotyra Benth. Manna Wattle Badjong Von Mueller
Galyang Moore, Symmons
Galyung Grey
Koonert Grey
Kunart Moore
Kwonnat Moore
Men Hassell
Menna Preiss
Acacia saligna (Labill.) H.L. Wendl. Black Wattle Cujong Hassell
Agonis flexuosa (Spren.) Schauer W.A. Peppermint Wanil Hassell
Wanill Rae
Wonnow Brockman
Wonong Whitworth
Agonis juniperina Schauer Watti Erickson et al. 1973
Allocasuarina angulosa (Miq.) L. Johnson Rock She-oak Quail Hassell
Allocasuarina fraseriana (Miq.) L. Johnson (see also Casuarina obesa She-oak Condil Hassell
Anizoganthis manglesii D. Don Mangle's Kangaroo Paw Krulbrang Preiss
Anizoganthis viridis Endl. Swamp Kangaroo Paw Koroylbardang Moore
Astroloma serratifolium (DC.) Druce Condrun Hassell
Banksia coccinea Scarlet Banksia Waddib Huegel p.85
Banskia dryandroides (almost certainly incorrectly identified) Manyat Huegel p.85. 'long cones of which he had in his hand' probably B.grandis nuts
Banksia grandis Willd. Bull Banksia Beera Grey
Biara Lyon
Boongura Grey
Gwangia Bunbury
Peera Grey (used at Albany only)(but see B. occidentalis below)
Pira Moore (used at Albany only)(but see B. occidentalis below)
Mungite, Mungaitch Banksia cone, sometimes used for the plant as a whole
Banksia littoralis R.Br. River Banksia, Swamp Oak Boorarup Lyon
Burarup Moore
Memede Grey
Mimidi Moore, Symmons
Banksia occidentalis Red Swamp Banksia Pia Huegel p.85 (but see B. grandis - peera above)
Banksia nivifolia. There is no such species. Moore states that it has long narrow leaves, in which case it is probably Banksia attenuata R.Br. Coast Banksia, Slender Banksia Binda Moore
Beaufortia squarrosa Schauer Sand Bottlebrush Buno Preiss
Billardiera lehmanniana F. Muell. Coorup Erickson et al. 1973 (Primary source unknown)
Boissiaea aquifolium Benth. Water Bush Netic Lane-poole(1917)
Callistemon phoeniceus Lindl. Lesser Bottlebrush Tubada Preiss
Callitris preissii Miq. Rottnest Island Pine Marro Preiss
Calothamnus quadrifolus R. Br. One -sided Bottlebrush Queitjat Preiss
Calothamnus sanguineus Labill. Boolgalla Moore
Carpobrotus virescens (Haw.) Schwantes Kolbogo Grey, Moore
Kolboje Preiss
Metjarak Moore (used at Toodjay only)
Casuarina obesa Miq. Swamp Sheoak see also Allocasuarina fraseriana Goolee Curr, Lyon
Koorlee Ngalyart
Kweela Boaburgurt, Ngilgee
Kwel Bardeet
Kwela Balbuk,Moore
Kwella Joobaitch
Kwelly Davis
Kwerl Bates
Queeda Brockman
Quilinock Hassell
Chorizema cordatum Lindl. Heartleaf, flame Pea Kaly Moore
Daviesia divaricata Benth. Mano Preiss
Dioscorea attenuata A. Cunn. Spear-leaved Dioscorea Warran Moore
Warrein Preiss
Dodonea attenuata A. Cunn. Native Hop, Treacle Bush Waning Hassell
Dryandra carduacea Lindl. Pingle Erickson et al. 1973 (Primary source unknown)
Dryandra nivea (Labill.) R.Br. Couch Honeypot Bulgalla Preiss
Dryandra sessilis (Knight) Domin Parrot Bush Budjan Moore
Butyak Moore
Eucalypts doratoxylon F. Muell. Spearwood Mallee Geitch-Gmunt Hassell
Eucalyptus angulosa Schauer Ridge fruited Mallee Quarral Hassell
Eucalyptus astringens (Maiden) Maiden Brown Mallet Mallat Moore
Woonert Davis,Hassell
Wurnert Rae
Eucalyptus calophlylla .Lindl. Red Gum (obscolescent). Marri Gardan Moore, Symmons
Gyrdan Grey, Lyon
Kardan Grey, Nyalgart
Kurrden Davis
Mahree Whitworth
Maree Boaburgurt, Ngilgee
Marree Brockman
Marri Hassell
Marril Rae
Mundup Hymus et al.
Nandap Moore
Nandup Grey
Ngora Boaburgurt
Ngumbat Preiss
Eucalyptus celastroides Turcz. Mirret Lane-Poole(1919)
Eucalyptus cornuta (Labill.) Yate Mo Rae (Rae lists as White Yate)
Yandil Hassell
Yate von Mueller
Yeit Oldfield (in Bentham, 1866)
Eucalyptus diversicolor F. Muell. Blue Gum (obsolete), Karri Karri Von Mueller
Karril Hassell
Eucalyptus erythrocorys F. Muell. Illyarie Illyarie Odfield (see Bentham, 1866)
Eucalyptus falcata Turcz. Silver Mallet Toolyumuck Hassell
Eucalyptus flocktoniae (Maiden) Maiden Merrit Kessel (1922)
Eucalyptus gardneri Maiden Blue Mallet Woacal Hassell
Eucalyptus gomphocephala DC. White Gum(obsolete), Tuart Moorun Whitworth
Mouarn Brockman
Tooart Bunbury, Bussell
Tuart Moore
Eucalyptus guilfoylei Maiden Yellow Tingle Tingle Brockman (see Maiden 1911,1913)
Eucalyptus jacksonii Maiden Red Tingle Tingle
Eucalyptus longicornis (F. Muell.) F. Muell. Ex. Maiden Red Morrel Morryl Moore
Poot Hassell
Put Rae
Eucalyptus loxophleba Benth. York Gum Daarwet Davis
Doatta Drummond
Goatta Drummond
Twotta Moore
Wolung Hassell
Yandee Oldfield (in Bentham, 1866)
Eucalyptus macrandra F. Muell. Ex Benth. Long flowered Marlock Twet Hassell
Eucalyptus macrocarpa Hook. Mootecah Mottlecar Lane-poole(see Maiden 1919)
Eucalyptus marginata Donn ex Sm. Swan River Mahogany (obsolete) Jarrah Cherring Rae
Chiaragl Salvado
Djarrail Grey
Djarryl Moore
Djerral Symmons
Dyerral Lyon
Jarrah Rae
Jarral Balbuk
Jarraly Davis
Jarril Hassell, Hymus et al.
Jeerilya Boaburgurt
Jeril Whitworth
Jerrail Ngilgee
Jerral Joobaitch, Ngalyart
Jerryl Hymus et al.
Yarrah von Mueller
Eucalyptus megacarpa F.Muell. W.A. Blue Gum (obsolete), Bullich Bullich Kessell (1922)
Eucalyptus occidentalis Endl. Flat Topped Yate, Swamp Yate Mo Hassell
Yundill Rae
Eucalyptus patens Benth. W.A. Blackbutt, Yarri Dwutta Brockman
Morl Hassell
Yarri J. Havel, Forests Dept, W.A. (Primary source unknown)
Eucalyptus platypus Hooker Moort Maalok Maxwell(in Bentham, 1866)
Moort Hassell
Eucalyptus rudis Endl. River Gum, Flooded Gum, Blue Gum (obsolete) Colaille Oldfield (see Bentham, 1866)
Gooloorda Lyon
Gooloorto Grey
Gulli Moore, Symmons
Gulurto Moore, Symmons
Koolert Joobaitch
Moitch Bardeet, Hassell, Chippendale
Moja Ngilgee
Eucalyptus salmonophloia F. Muell. Salmon Gum Weerluk Davis
Wurak Moore, Symmons(note that Symmons calls this "York Gum Tree")
Wurukk Rae
Eucalyptus tetragona (R.Br) F. Muell. Tallerack, white leaved Marlock(obsolete) Talyerock Hassell
Eucalyptus transcontinetalis Maiden Boongul Blackall & Grieve, 1980 (Primary source unknown)
Eucalyptus wandoo Blakely White Gum (obsolete), Wandoo Dooto Lyon
Wando Moore, Symmons
Wandoo Hymus et al.
Warrnt Davis
Wawnt Rae
Wornt Hassell
Eucalyptus woodwardii Maiden Gungurra Helms (see Rye and Hooppper, 1982)
Eucayptus eudesmoides F. Muell. Mallalie Oldfield (see Gardner and Aplin, 1979)
Myallie Chippendale
Exocarpus sparteus R. Br. Native Cherry Chuck Hassell
Chukk Rae
Dtulya Moore
Merrin Hassell
Gastrolobium laytonii J. White Breelya Blackall & Grieve, 1954 (Primary source unknown)
Haemadoruim paniculatum Lindl. Madja Moore
Mudja Grey
Haemadorum spicatum R. Br. Matje Preiss
Meen Nind
Hakea laurina R. Br. Pincushion Hakea Kojet Hassell
Hakea oleifolia (Sm.) R. Br. Dungyin Lane-Poole (1917)
Hakea preissii Meisn. Needle Tree Tanjinn Rae
Hakea recurva Meisn. Jarnockmert Hassell
Hakea victoria Drumm. Royal Hakea Tallyongut Hassell
Helipterum manglesii (Lindl.) Benth Pink Sunray Ngyameng-yaming Moore
Hovea pungens Benth. Devil's Pins Buyenak Moore
Hypocalymma angustifolium Endl. Koodgeed Grey
Kudjidi Moore
Jacksonia sericea Benth. Waljumei Preiss
Jacksonia sternbergiana Huegel Stinkwood Kabbur Preiss
Kapbur Moore
Koorpa Brockman
Mondil Hassell
Mondurn Bates
Kingia australis r.Br. Black Gin (obsolete) Bullonock Hassell
Waiyu Grey
Kunzea ericifolia (Sm.) Heynh. Condil Hassell
Pondil Hassell
Lambertia inermis R.Br. Corrupted to Chittick in Erickson et al 1973 Chideok Hassell
Lepidosperma gladiatum Labill. Coast Sword Sedge Kerbein Preiss
Macrozamia riedlei(Fisch. Ex Gaud. C.A. Gardner Zamia Palm, Zamia Baian Ngilgee
Budjan Whitworth
Djiriji Moore, Symmons
Dyergee Lyon
Girijee Grey
Jeerajee Balbuk,Joobaitch, Ngalyart
Jeeriji Bardeet
Jeerja Joobaitch
Koondagoor Grey
Kundagur Moore
Quinine Hassell(1936)
Quinning Hassell
Melaleuca elliptica Labill. Granite Bottlebrush Gnow Hassell
Melaleuca nesophila F. Muell. Mindiyet Hassell
Melaleuca shethiana W.V. Fitzg. (Primary source unknown) Booree Erickson et al. 1973
Melaleuca uncinata R.Br. Broom Honey Myrtle Kwytyat Moore
Yilberra Hassell
Nuytsia floribunda (Labill.) R.Br. Ex Fenzl. Cabbage tree(obsolete), W.A. Christmas Tree Moodgar Davis
Moojar Balbuk, Bardeet, Borckman, Joobaitch, Ngilgee
Moojara Boaburgurt
Moojerool Hymus et al.
Moojoor Ngalyart
Moojoora Boaburgurt
Mootcheroo Hymus et al.
Munjah Hassell
Munnja Rae
Mutdhoor Lyon
Mutyal Moore, Symmons
Oxylobium lanceolatum (Vent.) Druce Willow Wonich Hassell
Oxylobium parviflorum (Benth.) Box Poison Tilyar Hassell
Patersonia occidentalis R.Br. Komma Moore, Preiss
Platysace cirrosa Bunge Kanna Preiss
Platysace maxwellii (F. Muell.) Norman Native potato Karno Bell ( in Meagher 1974)
Yook Hassell
Youck Hassell (1936)
Podocarpus drouyniana F.Muell. Native Plum Koolah Hammond
Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kuhn Bracken Moondan-gurnang Lyon
Ptilotus manglesii (Lindl.) F. Muell. Mulla Mulla Blackall & Grieve 1954(Primary source unknown)
Santalum acuminatum (R.Br.) A.DC. Vasse Apple(obsolete), Native Peach, Quandong Wanga Ngalyart
Wong Rae
Wongil Hassell
Wonyill Rae
Wungal Joobaitch
Santalum murrayanum (Mitch.) C.A. Gardner Bitter Peach Coolyar Hassell
Santalum spicatum (R. Br.) A. DC. Sandalwood Uilarac Salvado
Waang Bardeet
Willarak Moore
Wolgol Hassell
Wollgat Rae
Synaphea polymorpha. R.Br. Bindak Priess
Typha domingensis Pers. Bullrush Tanjil Hassell
Yandijut Drummond
Yanget Davis
Yanjidi Moore
Yunjeedie Grey
Yunjid Grey
Verticordia nitens (Lindl.) Schauer Morrison Featherflower Kotyeningara Moore
Viminaria juncea (Schrad. And Wendl.) Golden Spray Koweda Moore, Symmons
Kower Moore
Xanthorrheaa gracilis Endl. Slender Blackboy Boyern Grey
Xanthorrhoea preissii Endl. Blackboy, Grass Tree Baaluk Bates, Bardeet
Baaluk Bates, Bardeet
Balga Balbuk,
Balgarr Bunbury
Ballak Grey, Rae
Balligar Grey (used at Guildford only)
Balluk Moore
Baluk
Barar Rae
Barlock Grey (used at Albany only)
Barro Hassell
Beara Grey, Moore
Paaluc Nind
Paluk Grey
Boaburgurt,
Davis, Grey,
Hammond,
Joobaitch,
Lyon,Moore,
Ngalyart,
Ngilgee,
Salvado,
Symmons
Xylomelum occidentale R.Br. Native Pear Danja Molloy
Dumbung Moore
Janjin Moore, Symmons
Koongal Balbuk

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