in K.Rule, Muelleria 7: 391 (1991) APNI
Mallee or tree to 15 m tall. Not waxy. Juvenile leaves to 6.5 cm long, 4 cm wide; adult leaves to 12 cm long, 2 cm wide; buds globular. Flowers creamy to pale yellow; ovules in 4 vertical rows. Fruit to 0.8 cm long, 1.1cm diam.; valves 6(7); pedicel shorter than fruit. Flowers May–Nov.
CVU, GipP, GGr, HSF, LoM, MuM, OtP, Wim. In Victoria in the Little and Big Deserts and Mt Arapiles.
Formerly referred to E. leucoxylon subsp. pruinosa but E. leucoxylon subsp. stephaniae has narrower juvenile leaves with rounder bases, never stem-clasping, has a shorter juvenile phase, smaller fruit with persistent pellicle, no glaucescence and occurs in mallee country.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||native|
|Australian Capital Territory|