Correa lawrenceana var. cordifolia Paul G.Wilson

Trans. Roy. Soc. South Australia 85: 47 (1961) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

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.

Source: Duretto, M.F. (1999). Rutaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Sapindales
family Rutaceae
genus Correa
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Correa lawrenceana var. cordifolia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Correa lawrenceana var. cordifolia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present cultivated
East Gippsland Uplands present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory