Boronia pilosa subsp. torquata Duretto

Muelleria 17: 98 (2003) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Shrubs to c. 50 cm high. Leaves 5–15 mm long, 10–30 mm wide, leaflets 4–15 mm long, glabrous to glabrescent; petiole 1–3 mm long; sepals deltate, 1.2–1.8 mm long, margins not recurved. Flowers Jul.–Nov.

DunT, Glep, VVP, WaP, Wim. Also SA. Occurs in heathlands and heathy woodlands of the far south-west (e.g. Casterton and Portland areas), usually on sandy soils.

Occasionally occurring with or near populations of Boronia pilosa subsp. pilosa at e.g. Mt Richmond near Portland.

Created by: Neville Walsh, 2016-05-27
Updated by: Neville Walsh, 2016-05-31
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Sapindales
family Rutaceae
genus Boronia
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Boronia pilosa subsp. torquata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Boronia pilosa subsp. torquata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Dundas Tablelands present native

State distribution

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South Australia