Correa reflexa var. lobata Paul G.Wilson

Nuytsia 12: 100 (1998) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Shrub to 2 m high. Leaves papery, ovate, 2–4.5(–5.5) cm long, rounded to subcordate at base, crenulate on margin, slightly scabrous above, moderately fawn beneath. Flowers pendent, sometimes clasped by the subtending leaves; calyx obconical, 9–16 mm long, upper half divided into triangular acuminate lobes, sparsely stellate-tomentose; corolla narrowly cylindric, 2.2–3.5 cm long, entirely yellow-green. Flowers mostly autumn-spring.

GipP, HSF. Endemic in Victoria. Locally common in moist, often heathy, open-forest from the Dandenong Ranges to near Powelltown, with an isolated occurrence at Cranbourne.

This form grades with var. reflexa but can usually be distinguished by its deeply lobed calyx.

Source: Duretto, M.F. (1999). Rutaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Sapindales
family Rutaceae
genus Correa
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Correa reflexa var. lobata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Correa reflexa var. lobata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native

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