J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 20: 86 (2002) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: data deficient (k)
Stem and branches puberulous or almost glabrous when old, somewhat purplish. Lower leaves dentate to deeply lobed, segments to 25 mm long, acute or obtuse, sparsely pubescent with closely appressed hairs and becoming glabrescent adaxially; upper leaves entire to pinnatisect, elliptic or narrow-elliptic in outline. Inflorescence with abundant glandular hairs, eglandular hairs absent or occasional. Flowers distant in lower part, both sessile and with short pedicels; pedicels 0.5-1.5 mm long, glandular; bracts ovate, up to half the length of the calyx, glandular and puberulous abaxially, glabrous adaxially, ciliate along the margins. Calyx glandular and pubescent outside, glabrous inside. Corolla glabrous to glabrescent outside, somewhat broader near the top. Flowers Nov.– Feb.
EGL, HSF, VAlp, VRiv. Endemic. Known only from a few collections from Mount Buffalo, Mt Evelyn, Milawa and Orbost. On Mount Buffalo, the type locality, it grows in a roadside depression in montane forest on a granitic slope.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||uncertain|
|New South Wales|