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Angophora inopina

Angophora inopina K.D. Hill, Telopea 7(2): 97 (1997).
TYPE: New South Wales, Central Coast: corner of Old Pacific Hwy and Arizona Rd, Charmhaven, K.D. Hill 4779 & L.C. Stanberg, 20 Dec 1995 (holo NSW, iso AD, BRI, CANB, MEL, K, MO).
Eucalyptus inopina (K.D.Hill) Brooker, Austral. Syst. Bot. 13: 136 (2000).


Habit: Tree.
Bark: Bark persistent throughout, shortly fibrous ("peppermint"), grey or pale brown. Cotyledons suborbicular.
Leaves: Juvenile leaves opposite, hispid with simple hairs and bristle glands, sessile. Intermediate leaves opposite, straight, entire, dull green. Adult leaves opposite. Lateral veins obtuse, closely spaced.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence compound, terminal.
Flowers: Calyx reduced to 4 teeth on hypanthium. Flowers cream.
Fruits: Fruits pedicellate. Disc depressed. Valves enclosed. Seeds regular and flattened, patelliform, smooth, semi-glossy, red. Chaff linear, chaff same colour as seed.

Distribution: N.S.W. N.S.W. regions North Coast, or Central Coast.

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