in Endl. & Fenzl, Gen. Nov. Dec. 5: 34 (1839) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: vulnerable (v)
Climber or weak shrub to c. 5 m high. Leaves ovate, 3–10 cm long, 1.5–4 cm wide, glossy, discolorous. Flowers clove-scented, sepals 5–12 mm long, pale green, sometimes tinged reddish; petals, if present, oblanceolate, 1–3 mm long, cream; stamens c. 5 mm long, shortly exceeding style. Nut 2–3 mm long. Flowers spring (New South Wales).
EGU. Also Qld, NSW. Known in Victoria from a single 1993 collection near Howe Hill, east of Mallacoota, where growing on dry slopes in mixed warm-temperate rainforest and eucalypt open-forest.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|