Common name: Scaly Phebalium
Phebalium squamulosum subsp. parvifolium 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 linear or narrow-oblong, c. 1 mm wide. Leaves narrow-oblong to ± terete, 0.6–1 cm long, prominently warty. Stems glandular-warty. Leaves 0.7–1 mm wide, margins entire or glandular- crenate, apex rounded, upper surface rounded, glossy, glandular-warty, deeply grooved, lower surface smooth.
Distribution and occurrence: Grows on rocky ridges and mallee on sandy soils, chiefly from West Wyalong to Nymagee districts.
NSW subdivisions: CWS, SWP
Other Australian states: Vic.
Text by P.H. Weston & G.J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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