Common name: Scaly Phebalium
Phebalium squamulosum subsp. gracile Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Description: Leaves variable, mostly linear to oblong or lanceolate, or elliptic to broad-elliptic or obovate. Leaves linear and 1–2.5 cm long, or oblong to narrow-elliptic and mostly 0.6–1.5 cm long and 1–2 mm wide. Leaves ± oblong or narrow-elliptic, c. 2 mm wide. Leaves 0.7–2 cm long, apex rounded to obtuse or acute, upper surface smooth, glabrous, with a fine, impressed midvein.
Distribution and occurrence: Grows in open woodland on sandstone, chiefly from the upper Hunter Valley west to the Pilliga Scrub.
NSW subdivisions: NWS, CWS, NWP
Text by P.H. Weston & G.J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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