Fl. Austral. 2: 166 (1864) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Erect or decumbent shrub to 1 m high, ± glabrous; stems rigid, ± terete, branches flattened, winged, ultimate branches of cladodes 2–4 mm wide. Leaves reduced to small scales c. 1 mm long. Flowers solitary or several together, 6–10 mm long; pedicels 2–4 mm long; bracts usually 5 or 6, to 1 mm long, persistent; bracteoles inserted near middle of pedicel, c. 1.5 mm long, persistent; calyx 3–4 mm long, glabrous; standard yellow, about as long as other petals; ovary shortly stipitate, glabrous, c. 4-ovulate. Pod narrow-oblong, to 2 cm long; stipe c. equal to calyx. Flowers Sep.–Nov.
CVU, DunT, EGL, EGU, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, NIS, VAlp, VRiv. Also NSW, Tas. Uncommon to rare in Victoria, occurring in the south-west, in the Grampians, and in eastern Victoria. Grows on streambanks and in moist and dry situations in dry sclerophyll forest, often at fairly high altitudes.
|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|