Trans. Roy. Soc. South Australia 85: 47 (1961) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)
Shrub to 2 m high. Leaves coriaceous, broadly ovate or subcordate, to 7 cm long, to 4 cm wide, acute, cuneate to rounded at base, thinly felty beneath. Inflorescence of 1–3 flowers, axillary, peduncle 1–5 mm long (terminal bracts minute and deciduous); pedicel c. 10 mm long. Calyx cup-shaped, c. 5 mm long, dentate to slightly undulate, ferruginous-tomentose; corolla cylindric, 2.5–3 cm long, pink with yellowish tip or sometimes entirely yellowish. Flowers mostly spring.
EGU. Also NSW. Rare in Victoria, where confined to rainforest margins and along creeks in the far east.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|