Act. Congr. Int. Bot., Amsterdam 117 (1877) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e); listed in Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988
Tree to 13 m high; young growth and inflorescences puberulent. Leaves paripinnate with (1–)2–4 leaflets; rachis 2–9 cm long; leaflets elliptic-oblong to elliptic-ovate, acute, shortly acuminate or subobtuse, margins entire or serrate toward apex (juvenile foliage serrate), upper surface glabrous, lower surface papillose, puberulent to glabrous, thinly coriaceous; petiole 1.5–3.5 cm long. Panicles 10–15 cm long and wide; cymules 3–7-flowered. Flowers usually unisexual; pedicels 2.5–4 mm long; calyx c. 1.5 mm long, lobes ovate, c. 0.5 mm long, pubescent; petals pink, obovate, c. 1.5 mm long; stamen filaments to 1 mm long; ovary villous. Capsules broadly obcordate or transversely ellipsoid, 2-(rarely 1- or 3-)lobed, 8–10 mm long, 8–16 mm wide; pericarp thin and crustaceous, glabrous. Flowers and fruits Sep.–Feb.
EGL. Also Qld, NSW. Exceedingly rare in Victoria where known from a small gully above the Genoa River upstream of Genoa township, in dryish, warm temperate rainforest on rocky substrate.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|