sensu Fl. Victoria 4:250 (1999) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)
Shrubs to c. 1.5 m high, with felted to floccose stems. Leaves narrowly oblanceolate, 20–42(–55) mm long, 2–4(–5) mm wide, rounded, upper surface c. flat, with uniformly and openly distributed very erect narrow horn-like protuberances, these each usually subtended by a short wrinkle (when dry), the leaf surface lustrous, midvein channelled above, evident through hairs below, margin recurved; petioles (0.8–)1.3–2.5 mm long. Inflorescence 45–80(–140) mm long, axes floccose, sometimes glabrescent; bracts linear, 3.0–5.5 mm long. Pedicels 1.0–5.5 mm long; petals 2–2.5 mm long, those of terminal (primary) and lateral umbels apparently discolorous (dry only seen), those of terminal umbel probably pale green, those of lateral umbels probably cream to white; anthers c. 1.5 mm long. Fruit compressed, slightly obovoid, c. 3 mm long, c. 4 mm wide, not locellate. Flowers Nov.–Dec.
EGL, EGU, HFE. Endemic in Victoria. Known from Wingan Inlet area, where growing in heathy forest on gravelly sand-loam, and from Mt Elizabeth and Dingo Creek (near Club Terrace), where growing in Eucalyptus sieberi and E. globoidea open forest.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|