Nuytsia 12: 98 (1998) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Shrub to 2.5 m high. Leaves coriaceous, elliptic, 2–4 cm long, 1–1.7 cm wide, obtuse, cuneate to rounded at base, softly velvety beneath. Flowers solitary, axillary; peduncle 2–5 mm long (terminal bracts minute and deciduous); pedicel to 6 mm long; calyx deeply cup-shaped, 5–7 mm long, prominently undulate or 4-dentate at margin, ferruginous-tomentose; corolla broad-cylindric, 1.5–2.5 cm long, velvety with thick cream to yellow-brown tomentum. Flowers mostly spring.
CVU, GGr. Endemic in the Grampians and on nearby Mt Langi Ghiran (east of Ararat), where locally common amongst rocks in montane situations. .
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|