Trans. & Proc. Philos. Inst. Victoria 2: 66 (1858) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Spreading wiry shrub 15–60 cm high, densely branched, usually glabrous. Leaves usually alternate, oblong-elliptic, mostly 1–5 mm long, 1.5–2 mm wide, apex obtuse and often recurved, concave above, glabrous; petiole to c. 0.5 mm long. Male flowers with sepals more or less oblong, c. 2 mm long, whitish; inner 3 stamens nearly as long as sepals, outer ones shorter. Female flowers with a narrow ovary. Capsule obloid, 3–5 mm long, 1.5–2 mm wide; seed 3–4 mm long, reddish-brown. Flowers Aug.–Nov.
CVU, GipP, Gold, GGr, LoM, Wim. Also NSW, Tas. Of disjunct occurrence in Victoria, usually found on dry sandy, or shallow, shaley soils.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|