Pomaderris subcapitata N.A.Wakef. APNI*
Description: Shrub to 2 m high, stems shortly whitish tomentose with longer spreading rusty simple hairs.
Leaves elliptic to obovate, 0.7–1.7 cm long, 5–10 mm wide, upper surface with veins deeply impressed, velvety with simple hairs; lower surface whitish tomentose with longer simple rusty hairs along secondary veins and margins; stipules c. 10 mm long, falling early.
Flowers yellow, 2–2.5 mm long, ± sessile in loose heads; bracts tomentose with fringed margins. Sepals not persistent in fruit. Petals present. Hypanthium and sepals with long whitish hairs, capsule densely hairy with long rusty hairs.
Capsule densely hairy with long rusty hairs, hypanthium and sepals with long whitish hairs.
Distribution and occurrence: Not common in N.S.W. south of Colong Caves, also recorded from near Tabulum.
NSW subdivisions: NC, CT, ST
Other Australian states: Vic.
Text by G.J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 Suppl. (1999)
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