Muelleria 1: 151 (1967) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Erect perennial to 50 cm high; stems glandular-pubescent to glabrescent. Leaves mostly basal, linear to narrow-oblanceolate, 3–8 cm long, 3–9 mm wide, acute, thick, almost glabrous, margins sparsely toothed, base attenuate into obscure petiole. Inflorescences terminal racemes to 30 cm long, few-flowered, much longer than leaves; pedicels articulate, 3–6 mm long; bracteoles linear, 2.5–4 mm long. Sepals linear-lanceolate, 4–7 mm long; corolla 15–25 mm long, almost glabrous outside and inside, orange-yellow with purplish stripes in lower half, abaxial lobes 8–10 mm long, wings c. 2 mm wide; indusium broad-elliptic; ovules 15–20. Fruit ovoid, c. 3 mm long; seeds elliptic, c. 0.5 mm long, pitted, pale brown, wing vestigial. Flowers mainly Oct.–Feb.
DunT, Glep, GGr, VVP, Wim. Endemic to Victoria. Known only from the Grampians, Mt Clay and the lower Glenelg River area, usually in heathland on sandy soils.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||native|