Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Otway Range, Gippsland Plain, Gippsland Highlands, Wilsons Promontory (KPT) also Tas
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Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Specimens found close to Lilly Pilly Gully track and around Roaring Meg camp
White or cream
Tree to 70 m
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
This species has large bluish, stalkless, opposite juvenile leaves. Buds are solitary, warty, large, 4-angled and sessile. Fruid are large and with 4 ribs 3
Links to description of this species:
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 Costermans, L. (2006). “Trees of Victoria and adjoining areas”. Costermans Publishing, Frankston, Victoria.