Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 69: 57 (1964) APNI
Diagnostic features as in key. Flowers spring.
*Brid, *CVU, *Glep, *Gold, *VVP. Also naturalised SA, NSW, Tas. Established in the Portland area, with isolated collections from Creswick and Maldon.
A few specimens with both simple and branched hairs have fruits similar to those of subsp. verna. Such intermediates are included here under subsp. praecox.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||naturalised|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||introduced|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|