Leucopogon virgatus var. brevifolius Benth.

Fl. Austral. 4: 202 (1869) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Branches and leaves commonly appearing greyish from a short, dense, even layer of erect hairs; leaves ovate, sometimes slightly cordate at base, 2–7 mm long, acute but not pungent at apex. Flowers Sep.–Nov.

DunT, Gold, GGr, LoM, MuF, MuM, OtP, VRiv, Wim. Also SA, Tas. Rather uncommon in heathland and heathy woodlands on deep sands from the Douglas–Edenhope area in the south-west to the northern fringe of the Little Desert, near Nhill.

Source: Powell, J.M.; Walsh, N.G.; Brown, E.A. (1996). Leucopogon. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2017-12-27
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Leucopogon virgatus var. brevifolius in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Leucopogon virgatus var. brevifolius in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Fans present native
Otway Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native

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South Australia