Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Wannon, Otway Plain, Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory, East Gippsland (CDEKNPTWXZ) also SA, Qld, NSW, Tas
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium
Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Common throughout the prom, especially on dunes and beachfronts
Shrub to 8 m
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
Phyllodes are to 20 cm long and flowers are in yellow spikes 2
Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.
2 Ellis, M. (unpublished). “A Field Guide to South Gippsland Flora”.