New Zealand J. Bot. 42: 519 (2004) APNI
Plants normally living for several seasons, flowering once or more; stems 15–25(–30) cm high, sparsely branched, mostly from the base; stem-base becoming robust. Basal leaves sublinear to spathulate, 2–10 cm long, 7–10 mm wide; stem leaves linear to oblanceolate, 10–40 mm long, 4–8 mm wide. Terminal inflorescence loosely to densely subcorymbose, 2–15-flowered; pedicels (1–)2–4(–8) cm long, 0.8–1 mm diam. when fresh; calyx-lobes more or less evenly tapered, (6–)7–9 mm long, acute; corolla white with bluish-green to grey-violet veins, lobes 10–15 mm long; anthers (2–)2.3–3 mm long; ovary 6–12 mm long. Capsule to 20 mm long.
HNF, HSF, SnM, VAlp, VRiv, VVP.
Some specimens are difficult to assign with confidence to subspecies, and identification may be further complicated by the existence of apparent hybrids between Gentianella muelleriana and G. cunninghamii.
4 subspecies, 2 in Victoria.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|New South Wales|