Senecio linearifolius var. gariwerdensis I.Thomps.

Muelleria 20: 104 (2004) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Plants not glaucous. Upper-stem leaves very narrow-elliptic, narrow-lanceolate or linear, to 17 cm long, with l:w ratio c. 7–12; base pseudopetiolate, attenuate, or cuneate; auricles absent, or uppermost leaves broad-cuneate and sometimes with small, entire auricles; margin entire, callus-denticulate or rarely denticulate, often revolute; lower surface densely appressed-woolly; secondary venation usually discernible; tertiary venation usually indistinct. Involucre 3.5–4.5 mm long, c. 1.5–2.0 mm diam.; bracts mostly 8–10. Florets 13–19; ray florets mostly 5; disc florets 8–14. Cypselas 2.0–2.5 mm long, papillose-hairy in bands. Flowers Sep.–Mar.

CVU, GGr, VVP. Endemic to Victoria. Growing in forests throughout the Grampians and on Mt Langi Ghiran.

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2015-10-01
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2018-01-05
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Senecio linearifolius var. gariwerdensis in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Senecio linearifolius var. gariwerdensis in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native

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