Haloragis exalata subsp. velutina Orchard APNI*
Synonyms: Haloragis burianum Schindl. APNI*
Description: Subshrub or erect herb to 1.5 m high
Leaves narrow-lanceolate, 50–60 mm long and 6–8 mm wide, finely toothed to almost entire; lower surface velvety to shortly tomentose. Petiole 5–10 mm long.
Dichasia 3–7-flowered. Flowers with velvety-tomentose ovary.
Fruit pyriform, 2 mm long, faintly ribbed between the sepals.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: NC, NT
Other Australian states: Qld
Threatened species: NSW BCA: Vulnerable; Commonwealth EPBC: Vulnerable
Text by Peter G. Wilson
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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