Pimelea axiflora subsp. alpina (F.Muell. ex Benth.) Threlfall APNI*
Synonyms: Pimelea axiflora subsp. B sensu Jacobs & Pickard (1981) APNI*
Description: Stems ± glabrous; mature leaves glabrous. Leaves narrow-oblong to ± elliptic, usually 5–18 mm long, 3–7 mm wide, leathery, not falcate; bracts mostly 2–4 mm long, glabrous. Shrub to 1 m high, stems glabrous. Flowers 2–5 in each head. Female flowers 5–6 mm long.
Distribution and occurrence: In heath, woodland and open forest, at higher altitudes in the Kosciusko N.P.
NSW subdivisions: ST
Other Australian states: Vic.
Text by G. J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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