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Oxylobium ellipticum

Common Shaggy Pea at Tinderry, NSW

Oxylobium ellipticum at Tinderry, NSW - 21 Oct 2018
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Identification history

Oxylobium ellipticum 22 Oct 2018 BettyDonWood
Oxylobium ellipticum 22 Oct 2018 BettyDonWood
Pultenaea procumbens 22 Oct 2018 BettyDonWood
Unidentified 22 Oct 2018 Harrisi

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User's notes

Max height approx 1.2m. Just starting to flower! Jewel beetles already onto it !

2 comments

KenT wrote:
   23 Oct 2018
The turned down leaf margins don't look right for Pultenaea procumbens and the flower heads look more like those of Oxylobium ellipticum or Mirbelia oxylobioides. The stated height is about twice that of what I've seen for P. procumbens in the field.
   23 Oct 2018
Thanks Ken. You are right.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 21 Oct 2018 04:21 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by
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