Caesia parviflora var. minor R.Br. APNI*
Description: Plant usually <20 cm high; primary inflorescence branches widely divergent, often horizontal but ascending apically; flowers mainly white, also blue or purple; tepals <5 mm long. Leaves to c. 2 mm wide.
Distribution and occurrence: South from Corindi area.
NSW subdivisions: NC, NT, CT, CWS
Other Australian states: Vic. Tas.
Threatened species: NSW BCA: Endangered
This variety is considered data-deficient by Saving our Species (SoS, DPIE) which means a conservation project cannot be developed for it. Visit their website and contact SoS if you have additional information.
Text by S. McCune & D. W. Hardin
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 4 (1993)
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