Pomaderris paniculosa subsp. paniculosa

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)

Shrubs 1–3 m high, branchlets greyish or rusty stellate-pubescent. Leaves elliptic to obovate, 8–15 mm long, 6–12 mm wide, obtuse to shallowly emarginate; margins entire, rarely obscurely toothed; upper surface glabrous, or shortly hispid with simple or stellate hairs; lower surface densely stellate-pubescent, entirely greyish, or with scattered larger rusty hairs, secondary veins apparent; stipules 2–4 mm long. Inflorescences mostly axillary clusters, rarely paniculate, 1–7 cm long, 0.5–2 cm wide, 10–50-flowered; bracts deciduous; pedicels 1–3 mm long. Flowers cream or greenish, indumentum greyish or rusty, densely stellate-pubescent; hypanthium 1–1.5 mm long; sepals 1.5–2 mm long, persistent; petals absent; disc absent; ovary inferior, summit stellate-pubescent, style branched from near base. Operculum membranous, c. two-thirds mericarp length. Flowers Sep.–Oct.

CVU, Gold, LoM, MuM, VRiv, VVP, Wim. Also WA, SA, ?NSW. Mostly on shallow soils overlying sandstone or limestone in the nearer north-west, associated with mallee and taller woodlands. Early (pre-1900) records from near Lake Albacutya suggest a former wider distribution.

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1999). Pomaderris. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-06-06
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Pomaderris paniculosa subsp. paniculosa in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Pomaderris paniculosa subsp. paniculosa in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales