Angophora crassifolia (G.J.Leach) L.A.S.Johnson & K.D.Hill APNI*
Synonyms: Angophora bakeri subsp. subsp. crassifolia APNI*
Eucalyptus crassifolia (G.J.Leach) Brooker APNI*
Description: Tree to 15 m high; bark persistent, grey, shortly fibrous.
Juvenile leaves lanceolate, to 8.5 cm long, 1.8 cm wide.
Adult leaves lanceolate, 7–11 cm long, 0.7–1.5 cm wide, apex acute, base acute, glabrous, discolorous, regularly penniveined; petiole 6–10 mm long. Peduncles 15–25 mm long, usually hispid; pedicels 10–15 mm long, usually hispid. Buds globose, 5–6 mm long, 6–8 mm diam. Petals 3–4 mm wide, 3–4 mm long. Hypanthium smooth or slightly ribbed.
Fruit ovoid, usually apically narrowed, 10–14 mm long, 9–14 mm diam.; disc flat, obscured by rim of hypanthium.
Distribution and occurrence: Locally frequent but restricted to the Kuringai Plateau region.
NSW subdivisions: CC
Text by K. Hill
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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