Rep. Bot. Soc. Brit. Isles 1916: 606 (1917) APNI
Slender, erect shrub to 2 m high, young branches grey to brown stellate-tomentose. Leaves oblong-cuneate, obovate or elliptic, (3–)6–45 mm long, (2–)4–14 mm wide, apex obtuse to rounded, rarely slightly emarginate, margins slightly recurved, upper surface scabrous with scattered stellate hairs, lower surface brownish or whitish tomentose, base attenuate. Inflorescence axillary or terminal, (1–)3–8-flowered; pedicels 2–20 mm long; sepals obscured by stellate tomentum, 0.5–1 mm long; petals ovate to obovate, 4–8 mm long, yellow (rarely white), rusty stellate-tomentose outside; stigma shortly and broadly lobed. Follicles glabrous, 4–5 mm long, including beak to c. 2 mm long.
CVU, EGL, EGU, GGr, HNF, HSF, NIS, VAlp, VRiv.
There are two subspecies, both in Victoria.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|Northern Inland Slopes||present||native|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|