Syn. Queensl. Fl. 497 (1883) APNI
Establishment means:Native (naturalised in part(s) of state)
Tree with spreading branches, to 15 m. Leaves green to grey-green, occasionally glaucous, outer side keeled (giving stem an angular appearance), nodes of green branchlets 1–4 mm long. Female cones solitary or several together on rather slender, usually clustered fruiting branchlets, ovoid to globose or subglobose, 1–2 cm in diameter when open, blackish, wrinkled or not wrinkled, persistent; scales thick, permanently adhering toward base, dorsal surface smooth, ridged or finely rugose, without tubercles, with small (sometimes recurved) dorsal point near apex; all scales more or less narrowed upwards; columella 3-lobed or with 3–4 separate parts, very short.
CVU, EGU, GipP, Gold, HFE, HNF, HSF, NIS, VAlp, VRiv. Also Qld, NSW. Scattered on granitic hills of northeastern Victoria, and on dryish sandy slopes of Snowy River. A large stand near Yan Yean Reservoir may possibly be a natural population (Adams 1985). Naturalised in the White Elephant Range near Glenmore.
See note under Callitris oblonga.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|Northern Inland Slopes||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|