Pomaderris aspera

Common name: 

Hazel Pomaderris

Family: 
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Wannon, Midlands, Otway Plain, Otway Range, Eastern Highlands, Gippsland Plain, Gippsland Highlands, Wilsons Promontory, Snowfields, East Gippsland (DEJKNPRSTVWXYZ) also ?SA, Qld, NSW, Tas

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

Wet and shaded forests1

Flower description:

Cream1

Habit:

Shrub or tree 2-15 m1

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

The upper surface of the leaves is glabrous (hairless) and the lower surface is covered with rusty star-shaped hairs1

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Image of Pomaderris aspera Image: Mary Ellis
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