Scaly Phebalium

Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Phebalium
Species: squamulosum
Main Flower Colour: Cream

Description

Shrub to 2m tall, sometimes compact. Small brownish scales cover stems and underside of leaves. Leaves narrow, up to 5cm long. Flowers with 5 petals and 10 long erect stamens, occur in terminal clusters.

Flowering start in August and ends in November.

Identification

The main flower colour is cream. Shrub. Leaves with translucent oil glands. Creamy yellow flowers with 5 petals and 10 stamens.

References

Native Plants of the Sydney District. A. Fairley & P. Moore.

Created: 02 May 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

SYB - Sydney Basin

Specifics

growing among sandstone between Rylestone and Bylong, NSW.

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