Common name: Berry Saltbush, Saloop
Einadia hastata (R.Br.) A.J.Scott APNI*
Synonyms: Rhagodia hastata R.Br. APNI*
Description: Low shrubby perennial with prostrate or ascending stems.
Leaves opposite, subopposite or alternate, triangular to broad-triangular, hastate, to 4 cm long, usually glabrous; petiolate.
Flowers bisexual, stamens 1 or 2.
Distribution and occurrence: in heavy soils of the coast, tablelands and inland.
NSW subdivisions: NC, CC, SC, NT, CT, ST, NWS, CWS, SWS, NWP, SWP
Other Australian states: Qld Vic.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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