Dillwynia cinerascens R.Br. APNI*
Synonyms: Dillwynia sp. B sensu Jacobs & Pickard (1981) APNI*
Description: Decumbent to erect shrub 0.3–1.5 m high; stems appressed-pubescent.
Leaves moderately crowded, linear, 5–20 mm long, 0.3–0.5 mm wide, glabrous or sprinkled with white hairs.
Inflorescences short racemes or corymbs, 1–10-flowered, terminal or rarely axillary, sessile to shortly pedunculate; bracts c. 1 mm long, hairy; bracteoles c. 1.5 mm long, hairy. Calyx c. 4 mm long, sparsely hairy. Standard 5–8 mm long.
Pod c. 5 mm long; seeds smooth.
Distribution and occurrence: in dry sclerophyll forest to woodland, usually on loam to clay; south from Bathurst district.
NSW subdivisions: SWP
Other Australian states: Vic. Tas. S.A.
Text by P.H. Weston & P.C. Jobson
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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