Bot. Mag. 32: 1310 (1810) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Shrub or slender tree to 2 m high; young branchlets densely clothed with appressed or spreading hairs. Leaflets obovate to obovate-cuneate or elliptic, the terminal one usually obovate, 10–40 mm long, 6–20 mm wide, with scattered hairs on both surfaces; petiole 5–30 mm long. Racemes 2–6 cm long; flowers 9–14 mm long; pedicels 3–8 mm long; calyx 4–6.5 mm long, pubescent, the 3 lower teeth usually as long as or longer than tube in mature flowers; petals bright yellow with red or brown markings. Pods narrow-elliptic to oblong, 1–2 cm long, narrowed basally into a slender stipe; foot of aril 1.2–2 mm long. Flowers Sep.–Nov.
DunT, GipP, Glep, GGr, HNF, HSF, OtP, OtR, VAlp, VVP, Wim. Also ?NSW, Tas. Occurs sporadically in dry and wet sclerophyll forest in south-west and central Victoria.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|New South Wales|