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Dodonaea multijuga G.Don APNI*
Description: Erect shrub to 1.5 m high.
Leaves imparipinnate, 2.5–6 cm long lateral leaflets mostly 16–28, oblong to obovate, usually 4–7 mm long, 1–4 mm wide, apex broad-acute to obtuse, sometimes obscurely 2- or 3-toothed, base cuneate and oblique, margins revolute, pubescent; terminal leaflet lobe-like; petiole mostly 4–8 mm long.
Flowers in axillary panicles; pedicels 7–14 mm long. Sepals 4, rarely 5, lanceolate, 3–4 mm long, not persistent. Stamens 8, rarely 9 or 10. Ovary densely pubescent.
Capsule 3-winged, 13–16.5 mm long, 15–20 mm wide, sparsely pubescent; wings 3–4 mm wide, leathery.
Distribution and occurrence: in dry sclerophyll forest in sandy soil often near creeks.
NSW subdivisions: NC, CC, SC, CT, ST, CWS
Other Australian states: Qld
Text by P. G. Wilson & J. A. Scott
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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