Irenepharsus magicus Hewson APNI*
Description: Erect herb to 80 cm high, few- to many-branched; stems glabrous.
Stem leaves 3–6 cm long, reducing, narrow-ovate to lanceolate, toothed, sparsely hairy; hairs shortly stalked, mostly branched; petiolate.
Sepals 2–3 mm long. Petals 4–5.5 mm long, white. Siliqua linear, 6–30 mm long, 1–2 mm wide; seeds with wing on margin, mucilaginous when wet; pedicel erect, 7–15 mm long. Confined to the Geehi Valley in N.S.W.
Siliqua linear, 6–30 mm long, 1–2 mm wide; seeds with wing on margin, mucilaginous when wet; pedicel erect, 7–15 mm long. Confined to the Geehi Valley in N.S.W.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: ST
Other Australian states: Vic.
Threatened species: NSW BCA: Endangered
This species 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 L. Retter & G. J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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