Persoonia daphnoides A.Cunn. ex R.Br. APNI*
Synonyms: Persoonia prostrata subsp. B sensu Jacobs & Pickard (1981) APNI*
Description: Prostrate shrub, young branchlets moderately to densely hairy.
Leaves mostly obovate to spathulate, 1.5–5 cm long, 4–20 mm wide, flat, with slightly recurved margins, sparsely hairy when immature, glabrescent when mature, smooth.
Inflorescences terminated by a dormant bud or growing on into a leafy shoot; flowers subtended by scale leaves or leaves; pedicels 1.5–3 mm long, erect, moderately to densely hairy. Tepals 9–10 mm long, apiculate, moderately hairy. Ovary glabrous.
Distribution and occurrence: in woodland to dry sclerophyll forest, on granite; restricted to the Tenterfield district.
NSW subdivisions: NT
Other Australian states: Qld
Text by P.H. Weston
Taxon concept: P.H. Weston (1995)
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