Telopea 18: 451, 452 (2015)
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Slender, erect shrub to c. 2 m high. Branchlets pubescent. Leaves semi-appressed to spreading, rhombic, 2–4.5 mm long, 1.5–3.5 mm wide, virtually flat, venation indistinct, glabrous, apex acute, shortly mucronate, slightly incurved at tip; base cuneate to truncate; margins entire or minutely serrulate toward the apex; petiole 0.3–0.8 mm long. Flowers shortly pedicellate in axils along branches; bracts c. 16–20; sepals ovate to ovate-elliptic, 1.5–2.5 mm long, acute; corolla white, campanulate, tube c. 1–2 mm long, shorter than calyx, lobes 1.5–2 mm long; anthers enclosed or partly exserted; ovary glabrous, nectary scales rounded, style straight-sided, to c. 0.5 mm long, glabrous. Capsule depressed-globose, c. 2 mm diam. Flowers Dec.–Mar.
GipP, HNF, HSF, VAlp. Also New South Wales. Known in Victoria from subalpine wet heaths near Lake Mountain (Mt Bullfight, Blue Range), Mt Baw Baw and surrounds, and the Snowy Range north of Licola.
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