Victorian Naturalist 72: 119 (1955) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Weak shrub with prostrate to scrambling, wiry, puberulous branches, sometimes rooting at nodes. Vestiture of appressed tubercle-based simple hairs. Leaves linear-lanceolate, 3.1–8 mm long, 0.8–1.4 mm wide, puberulous to glabrous; apex acute to obtuse with terminal tuft of hairs; petioles 0.2–0.5 mm long; margins narrow, revolute, level with or higher than glabrous broad central ridge below. Flowers on peduncle 3–20 mm long, terminal mainly on short shoots with 3 lanceolate obtuse bracts 0.8–1.2 mm long at the base; sepals 3.1–3.6 mm long, unequal, glabrous; petals obovate, 4–6.4 mm long, bright yellow; stamens 3 or 4; filaments largely connate; carpels 2, glabrous. Flowers Aug.–Dec.
EGL, EGU. Also NSW, Tas. In Victoria localized near Genoa in the far east, where mainly occurring on swamp margins and in wet heathy vegetation.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|