Austral. Naturalist 10: 165 (1939) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Erect shrub, to 4 m tall; stems glabrous. Leaves linear, 10–30 mm long, c. 0.7–1 mm wide, slightly twisted, often curved, moderately crowded, spreading to inclined, trigonous, glabrous, apex acuminate and pungent; petiole c. 1 mm long. Flowers in terminal, 1–6-flowered racemes; pedicel to 5 mm long. Calyx 5–6 mm long, glabrous, lower lobes shorter than tube; petals deciduous immediately after anthesis; standard c. 11 mm long, notched, yellow with radiating red veins; wings similar in length to standard, obovate, yellow; keel shorter, cucullate, red. Pod ovoid, c. 5–7 mm long, c. 4 mm wide, virtually glabrous or sparsely covered with short appressed hairs; seeds 1 or 2. Flowers Oct.–Jan.
DunT, GGr, VVP, Wim. Confined to the Grampians where found on rocky hillsides in heathy woodlands and open forests.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|
|New South Wales|