Gynura drymophila var. glabrifolia P.I.Forst. & Thongp. APNI*
Description: Foliage glabrous, light green. Leaves when fully turgid, strongly rigid and strongly concave adaxially.
Distribution and occurrence: Disjunct distribution over great distances, in Cape York Peninsula in Queensland and the north coast of NSW.
NSW subdivisions: NC
Possibly this variety is a rarely occurring genetic variant of Gynura drymophila var. drymophilla.
Text by Louisa Murray
Taxon concept: Forster, P.I. & Thongpukdee, A. (1988) Austrobaileya 2(5): 562
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