Common name: Sturt's Desert Rose
Gossypium sturtianum var. sturtianum J.H.Willis APNI*
Description: Leaves entire, circular to ovate, apiculate; seeds 3–4 mm long; hairs on seeds whitish green.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: CWS, SWS, NWP, NFWP
Other Australian states: Qld Vic. W.A. S.A. N.T.
Text by A. S. Mitchell & E. H. Norris
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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