Australian Systematic Botany 20: 315 (2007) APNI
Threat status:EPBC: vulnerable (VU); Victoria: vulnerable (v); listed in Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988
Erect shrub 1–3 m high. Leaves ovate to orbicular, spreading, 3–7 mm long, 2–5 mm wide, obtuse; margins crenulate. Flowers 2 or 3 in axillary umbels, white (rarely pale pink), to 8 mm across; peduncle as long as or longer than leaf; pedicel to 8 mm long; hypanthium obconical; calyx-lobes broad; petals orbicular, 2–4 mm long; stamens 10–15, none opposite petals, each with a small gland, filaments straight; ovary 3-celled. Fruit cup-like, brown, c. 3 mm diam. Flowers Nov.–Mar.
HNF, VAlp. Confined to rocky streamsides on lower parts of Mt Buffalo.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|