Common name: Mountain Correa
Correa lawrenceana var. genoensis Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Description: Shrub or small tree, 0.6–5 m high.
Leaves 2.4–6.5 cm long, 7–34 mm wide, apex rounded to obtuse, base cuneate to obtuse, lower surface cream to rusty felted.
Flowers 1–7 on stalks 0.7–2.5 cm long; bracteoles filamentous, inserted 2–5 mm from apex. Calyx lobes lanceolate, 4–7 mm long, glabrescent. Corolla 16–25 mm long, yellowish green or rarely red.
Distribution and occurrence: Recorded from Nungutta National Park.
NSW subdivisions: ST
Other Australian states: Vic.
Threatened species: NSW BCA: Endangered; Commonwealth EPBC: Endangered
This variety is considered data-deficient by Saving our Species (SoS, DPIE) which means a conservation project cannot be developed for it. Visit their website and contact SoS if you have additional information.
Text by D.M Crayn
Taxon concept: P.G. Wilson, 1998
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