Senecio linearifolius var. graniticola I.Thomps.

Muelleria 20: 108 (2004) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)

Plants not glaucous. Upper-stem leaves very narrow-elliptic to linear, to 13 cm long, with l:w ratio c. 8–15; base narrow-cuneate; auricles absent; margin entire, revolute, occasionally denticulate; lower surface densely woolly, with the wool overlying spreading, coarse, basal portion of hairs; secondary venation generally indistinct. Involucre 3–4 mm long, c. 2–3 mm diam.; bracts mostly 12–14. Florets 15–24; ray florets 5–8; disc florets 10–16. Cypselas 1.6–2.0 mm long, papillose-hairy in bands. Flowers Sept.–Jan.

CVU, HNF, VRiv. Endemic to the Strathbogie Ranges in woodlands on soils derived from granite.

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2015-10-01
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-02-26
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Senecio linearifolius var. graniticola in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Senecio linearifolius var. graniticola in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Riverina present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native

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