Brunonia 5: 142 (1983) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Shrub from prostrate to 0.5 m high. Leaves usually narrow elliptic or narrowly obovate, rarely elliptic, concolorous, glaucous or rarely mid green, 3–18 mm long, 1–6 mm wide; margins incurved. Inflorescence erect, 7–many-flowered; involucral bracts narrowly elliptic to ovate, 7–15 mm long, 3–9 mm wide, green. Flowers usually more than twice as long as bracts, white or pink; floral tube 9–14 mm long. Flowers ? Oct.–Jan.
CVU, EGU, Gold, HNF, MuM, SnM, VAlp. Also NSW, ACT. Uncommon and mainly a high-mountain shrub in the northeast of Victoria, often in rocky locations.
Similar to P. glauca but bracts not fringed with hairs and persistent base of perianth not glabrous.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|