Boronia anemonifolia subsp. anemonifolia

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Shrub to 1.5 m high; branches glabrous or hirsute between decurrent leaf-bases. Leaves trifoliolate (rarely biternate), 4–15(–20) mm long 2–14(–19) mm wide; leaflets terete (rarely plane), narrow-cuneate, tridentate, 2–7(–9) mm long, 1–2.5 mm wide; petiole 2–7(–10) mm long. Inflorescence 1–3-flowered; peduncle 1–8 mm. Sepals 1.5–2 mm long, glabrous or hirsute, (one-quarter to) half as long as petals; petals 3.5–6.5 mm long, glabrous to indumented, persistent. Flowers spring.

CVU, EGL, EGU, GipP, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, MonT, SnM, VRiv, VVP, Wim. Occurring from the Brisbane Ranges east to the New South Wales border. Usually in open-forest or woodland on a variety of substrates, often on shallow, rocky soils, sometimes dominant in the understorey.

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 (as Boronia anemonifolia subsp. 1).
Updated by: Niels Klazenga, 2014-09-18
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Sapindales
family Rutaceae
genus Boronia
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Boronia anemonifolia subsp. anemonifolia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Boronia anemonifolia subsp. anemonifolia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Wimmera present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Snowy Mountains present native

State distribution

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Western Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory