Helichrysum leucopsideum

Common name: 

Satin Everlasting

Family: 
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

All regions except Gippsland Highlands (ABCDEFGHJKMNPRSTVWYZ) also WA, SA, NSW, ACT, Tas

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Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Coast Banksia woodland1

Flower description:

Papery bracts are white, sometimes tinged pink. Florets brown2

Habit:

Erect perennial herb 15-50 cm high2

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species has white papery bracts with a yellow centre2

Images:
Image of Helichrysum leucopsideum
Conservation status:

Not threatened

References:

1 Ellis, M. (unpublished). “A Field Guide to South Gippsland Flora”.
2 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria