Victorian Naturalist 73: 192 (1957) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Glabrous shrub to c. 2 m high; branchlets eglandular. Leaves pinnate with (3–)5–9 leaflets, c. 2–5.5 cm long and wide overall; leaflets elliptic, lanceolate or obovate, 6–25 mm long, 2–7 mm wide (terminal leaflet shortest), acute to rounded, sometimes mucronate, slightly discolorous, margins almost smooth; petiole 6–12 mm long. Inflorescence axillary, 3–15-flowered; peduncles and pedicels 5–13 mm long. Sepals ovate-deltoid, 1–1.5 mm long, imbricate, glabrous or ciliate; petals pink or white, 6–8 mm long, imbricate, glabrous, deciduous; stamen filaments sparsely pilose; style glabrous or sparsely pilose, stigma small. Follicles glabrous, 4–5 mm long; seed c. 3 mm long, black, shiny.
GGr. Endemic in the Grampians where locally common in moist forest, woodland and heath on soils derived from sandstone.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|