Nuytsia 1: 85 (1970) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Compact to erect shrub to c. 1.3 m high; lower branchlets frequently prostrate. Leaves coriaceous, oblong to oblong-elliptic, 7–15 mm long, 1.5–3.5 mm wide, apex obtuse to rounded, upper surface smooth, glossy, thinly lepidote when young, lower surface densely silvery- or ferruginous-lepidote. Calyx and petals ferruginous-lepidote. Flowers summer.
GipP, HNF, SnM, VAlp, VRiv. NSW. Locally common (e.g. Mt Buffalo, Mt Wellington) in Victoria, confined to subalpine and alpine woodlands and shrublands, usually in rocky areas below the treeline, but extending onto treeless areas of the Bogong High Plains.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|New South Wales|