Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory (NPT) also SA, Tas
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium
Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Sandy, calcareous soils north of Darby Saddle
Coastal dunes and saltmarshes 2
Shrub to 8 m
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
Phyllodes are to 20 cm long, slightly curved and often with a short hook at the tip, with only a single nerve.
Links to description of this species:
rare in Victoria
Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.
2 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria
3 Ellis, M. (unpublished). “A Field Guide to South Gippsland Flora”.