Syst. Nat. 426 (1817) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Climbers with wiry, glabrous to pubescent branches to c. 2.5 m long. Vestiture of long simple tubercle-based hairs. Leaves oblong-lanceolate to elliptic, 2.2–5.6 cm long, 0.9–2.8 cm wide, acute to acuminate, rarely obtuse; petiole 3–14 mm long; margins dentate-serrate to entire, flat or scarcely recurved. Flowers on peduncle 0.3–19 mm long, terminal on short shoots with a basal triangular bract 3–7 mm long; sepals 4–8 mm long, subequal, ovate, usually acuminate, pubescent mainly toward apex; petals obovate, 8–21 mm long, mid yellow; stamens numerous in a ring around the ovary; filaments connate basally; carpels 3, glabrous. Flowers Oct–Nov.
EGL, EGU, HFE, HSF. Also Qld, NSW. Confined to lowlands east from Orbost where occurring in moist open-forest, and sometimes rocky outcrop areas (e.g. Genoa Peak) with a single collection supposedly from the Avon Wilderness Area further west.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|