Muelleria 21: 101 (2005) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v); listed in Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988
Low, erect, usually single-stemmed shrub, 0.6–1.2 m high; bark papery, grey. Leaves moderately to densely arranged, broadly linear to lanceolate, often asymmetrical, (2.5–)3–4(–6) cm long, 3–4(–6) mm wide, mucronate, margins thickened, oil glands visible on both leaf surfaces; petiole twisted or straight. Flower spikes usually with leaf-like bracts at the tip, and often some extending below the uppermost flowers, 7–12 cm long, 4–4.6 cm wide; axils glabrous or sparsely hairy at base of hypanthium; hypanthium glabrous or with scattered hairs; stamens 9–12 mm long, filaments purple-red, anthers purple. Capsules c. 4.5–5.5 mm long and wide. Flowers mainly Nov.–Jan.
EGL. Apparently endemic to the Boggy Creek Gorge near Nowa Nowa, plants growing on rock bars.
See note under C. genofluvialis.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|