Goodenia hederacea subsp. alpestris (K.Krause) Carolin

Telopea 3: 529 (1990) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Stems prostrate, usually rooting at nodes. Leaves broad-ovate to orbicular, 1–3 cm long, 5–25 mm wide, lower surface densely white-tomentose or -cottony, margins crenate; petiole usually 15–40 mm long. Pedicels mostly 10–20 mm long; corolla 8–10 mm long. Seeds papillose to bristly, yellow-brown. Flowers mainly Nov.–Apr.

EGU, HNF, HSF, MonT, OtR, SnM, VAlp, VRiv. Also NSW, ACT. Confined in Victoria to high altitude parts of the eastern ranges where plentiful in drier subalpine grasslands and Snow Gum woodlands with disjunct occurrences in heathy woodland in the Otways.

Source: Jeanes, J.A. (1999). Goodeniaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-01-10
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Goodenia hederacea subsp. alpestris in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Goodenia hederacea subsp. alpestris in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Riverina present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory