Prodr. 452 (1810) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Perennial herb, sometimes flowering in first year, erect, to c. 15(–30) cm high, usually much branched, hirsute or scabrous; hairs spreading to patent. Leaves narrowly ovate to oblong, oblanceolate or linear, 2–15 mm long, 1–3(–6) mm wide, glabrous or sparsely to moderately hairy, margin recurved, apex acute. Inflorescence to c. 10 cm long, flowers arranged in terminal, irregular umbels of 3–6 flowers; pedicels to 40(–75) mm long, glabrous. Calyx 2–4 mm long, lobes about equal to tube; corolla 6–8.5 mm long, lobes 2.5–4 mm long. Capsules globular, 3–4 mm diam., with fruiting style 1–2 mm long. Flowers and fruits Sep.–Apr.
EGL, EGU, WPro. Also Qld, NSW. Restricted in Victoria, but locally common in near-coastal heaths in the far east (Mallacoota area), apparently also at Wilsons Promontory, but not recorded from there since 1908.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|