PlantNET Home PlantNET Home | Search NSW Flora | Contact Us  
FloraOnline
Introduction
Plant Name Search
Index Search
Spatial Search
Identification Keys
Classification
Glossary
HerbLink (Type Images)
WeedAlert
Other PlantNET Sites
Other Data Sources
NEW SOUTH WALES FLORA ONLINE Printable Page

Plectranthus alloplectus S.T.Blake
Family Lamiaceae
Plectranthus alloplectus S.T.Blake APNI*

Description: Non-aromatic shrub to c. 70 cm high; branches densely covered with yellowish or whitish multicelled, reflexed hairs and orange sessile glands.

Leaves with lamina narrow-ovate, 3–7.5 cm long, 1–3.5 cm wide; apex obtuse or acute; base ± cuneate; margins finely crenate; only lower surface densely hairy and densely glandular; petiole mostly 0.2–15 cm long.

Calyx 1.7–2.3 mm long, 3.5–4 mm long in fruit. Corolla 8–12 mm long, usually violet-blue; tube decurved at an angle of 120° -140° , hairy; most lobes with sessile glands.


Flowering: January–April

Distribution and occurrence: Uncommon, occurs on cliffs and steep ledges; only known from one collection from the Woodenbong area.
NSW subdivisions: NC, NT
Other Australian states: Qld
Threatened species: NSW TSCA: Endangered ROTAP: 2RC-
AVH map***

Text by B. J. Conn
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 3 (1992)


APNI* Provides a link to the Australian Plant Name Index (hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens) for comprehensive bibliographic data
***The AVH map option provides a detailed interactive Australia wide distribution map drawn from collections held by all major Australian herbaria participating in the Australian Virtual Herbarium project.
  Privacy | Copyright | Disclaimer | About PlantNET | Cite PlantNET