Dillwynia brunioides Meisn. APNI*
Synonyms: Pultenaea brunioides (Meisn.) Joy Thomps. APNI*
Description: Erect shrub 0.3–1 m high; stems with silky, loosely appressed hairs.
Leaves usually spreading, linear, ± trigonous with a groove along the upper surface, 5–15 mm long, apex obtuse to acute, glabrous or with long, fine hairs, tuberculate.
Inflorescences dense terminal heads, 1–9-flowered; bracts to 4 mm long, pubescent; bracteoles c. 4 mm long, pubescent. Calyx usually 5–6 mm long, hairy, the lower lobes shorter than the tube. Standard 8–10 mm long.
Pod c. 5 mm long; seeds reticulate.
Distribution and occurrence: in dry sclerophyll forest and heath on sandstone; from the higher Blue Mtns to the Budawang Ra. and Jervis Bay.
NSW subdivisions: CC, SC, CT, ST
Text by P.H. Weston & P.C. Jobson
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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