Haloragodendron baeuerlenii (F.Muell.) Orchard

Shrubby Raspwort

Bull. Auckland Inst. Mus. 10: 143 (1975) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Shrub 1–2 m tall. Leaves subsessile, lanceolate, 30–50 mm long, 4–16 mm wide, margins with 30–40 small, appressed teeth; petiole c. 0.5 mm long. Inflorescence of c. 10 compound 3–7-flowered dichasia; bracteoles small. Flowers white to reddish, pedicel 1.5–2 mm long; sepals 1–1.4 mm long, slightly convex; petals 5–5.5 mm long; anthers 2–4 mm long; ovary 4-winged, slightly convex between wings. Fruit green to reddish, membranous, obovoid, 5–11 mm long, 4–6 mm diam.; wings 0.5–2 mm wide, conspicuously veined, decurrent in pedicel. Flowers Oct.–Feb.

EGU, Glep, HSF, MonT, SnM, VAlp. Also NSW. In Victoria confined to far east between Suggan Buggan, Mt Tingaringy and the Snowy River Gorge, usually on elevated, dry rocky spurs.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1996). Haloragaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-02-13
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Haloragodendron baeuerlenii in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Haloragodendron baeuerlenii in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Glenelg Plain present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

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New South Wales