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Pomaderris discolor (Vent.) Poir. APNI*
Description: Shrub 1–3 m high, stems with a whitish stellate tomentum and with scattered longer simple hairs.
Leaves elliptic, 3–6 cm long, 10–30 mm wide, margins recurved; upper surface glabrous; lower surface with a short whitish stellate tomentum, longer hairs usually confined to main veins, secondary and tertiary veins usually distinct.
Flowers pale yellowish, in terminal panicles. Petals absent or falling early.
Capsule and hypanthium sparsely stellate-hairy, with mixed longer simple hairs.
Distribution and occurrence: Widespread in open forest south from the Crawford R.
In open forest.
NSW subdivisions: NC, CC, SC, CT, SWS
Other Australian states: Qld Vic.
Text by G.J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 Suppl. (1999)
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