Persoonia bargoensis P.H.Weston & L.A.S.Johnson APNI*
Description: Erect shrub, young branchlets sparsely to moderately hairy.
Leaves linear-lanceolate to lanceolate, 0.8–2.4 cm long, usually 1.0–2.0 mm wide, flat or convex, with recurved margins, sometimes recurved towards the tip, glabrous to sparsely hairy when immature, glabrescent when mature, smooth.
Inflorescences growing on into a leafy shoot; flowers mostly subtended by leaves; pedicels 3–7 mm long, spreading to recurved, glabrous. Tepals 7–10 mm long, shortly caudate, glabrous. Ovary glabrous.
Distribution and occurrence: in woodland to dry sclerophyll forest, on sandstone and laterite; restricted to the Bargo area.
NSW subdivisions: CC
Threatened species: NSW BCA: Endangered; Commonwealth EPBC: Vulnerable
Text by P.H. Weston
Taxon concept: P.H. Weston (1995)
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