Pimelea axiflora subsp. axiflora F.Muell. ex Meisn. APNI*
Synonyms: Pimelea axiflora subsp. A sensu Jacobs & Pickard (1981) APNI*
Description: Stems ± glabrous; mature leaves glabrous. Leaves linear to narrow-elliptic, 10–60 mm long, 2–10 mm wide, soft, sometimes slightly falcate; bracts mostly 4–7 mm long, outer surface often finely hairy. Shrub to 3 m high, stems usually glabrous. Flowers 2–10 in each head. Female flowers 3–4 mm long.
Distribution and occurrence: Often along creek banks or in damp places in open forest and scrub; coast and coastal ranges, chiefly south from Braidwood. Plants in the Bungonia Gorge area usually have hairy stems.
NSW subdivisions: SC, ST
Other Australian states: Vic. Tas.
Text by G. J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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