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Dillwynia stipulifera Blakely APNI*
Description: Erect to spreading shrub 0.3–0.5 m high; stems with appressed silky hairs.
Leaves erect or rarely spreading, linear, 7–15 mm long, apex usually incurved, acuminate, smooth, glabrous; stipules linear-triangular, 0.5–1.5 mm long.
Inflorescences usually 2-flowered, in the upper axils, tightly clustered to form a ± globose head; peduncle minute; bracts c. 1.5 mm long; bracteoles 1–1.5 mm long, glabrous or hairy near apex. Calyx 5–7 mm long, glabrous or with fine hairs near margins of the lobes. Standard 8–10 mm long.
Pod not known.
Distribution and occurrence: in swamp heath on sandstone; confined to the Lithgow district and the Budawang Ra.
NSW subdivisions: CT, ST
Threatened species: ROTAP: 3RCa
Text by P.H. Weston & P.C. Jobson
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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