Hibbertia procumbens

Common name: 

Twiggy Guinea-flower

Family: 
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Wannon, Otway Plain, Otway Range, Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory, East Gippsland (DEKPSTWZ) also Tas

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

Open sandy areas in heathland1

Flower description:

Yellow1

Habit:

Prostrate, mat forming shrub to 30 cm high1

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species is distinguished by its prostrate habit and hariless branches. The undersurface of the leaves is convex1

Images:
Image of Hibbertia procumbens
Image of Hibbertia procumbens
Image of Hibbertia procumbens Image: David Meagher
Conservation status:

Not threatened

References:

1 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria