Austrobaileya 2: 109 (1985) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Plants tufted, to c. 40 cm high. Leaves rather obscurely distichous, narrow linear, flat or weakly folded, 12–35 cm long, 2–3 mm wide. Inflorescence shorter to barely longer than leaves. Flowers mostly 3–10 per inflorescence; perianth segments spreading, 5–9 mm long, white or cream, longer than stamens; anthers yellow; style 1.5–2.5 mm long. Capsule ovoid to triquetrous, 5–10 mm long. Seeds c. 2.5–3.5 mm long. Flowers Oct.–Dec.
EGL, GipP, OtP, VVP. Also NSW, Tas. Recorded from a few widely separated wet heathland sites in lowland southern Victoria (Portland, Cape Otway, Cranbourne, Cann River, Mallacoota areas), but possibly overlooked as a tenuous form of the more widespread T. caespitosum.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|