in Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3: 128 (1897) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Rhizomatous herb to c. 30 cm high. Leaves erect, lamina cuneate to spathulate, 15–40 mm long, 3–18 mm wide, stiff, usually with 3–6 irregular acute teeth or lobes at apex; petiole 3–10 cm long, shortly sheathing at base. Umbels 3–9-flowered; common peduncle 10–27 cm long; rays 2 or 3, 2.5–4 cm long; pedicels 5–10 mm long; bracteoles narrow-ovate, 2.5–5 mm long. Petals white, 1.5–2 mm long. Fruit 3.5–4 mm long, 1.5–2.5 mm wide. Flowers Nov.–Feb.
HNF, SnM, VAlp. Also NSW. A rare component of alpine bogs and wet heaths lining watercourses (e.g. Snowy Range, Mts Wellington, Bogong, Cobberas, Nunniong Plateau). .
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|New South Wales|