Australian Native Plants

  Phebalium stenophyllum (Narrow-leafed Phebalium)


Phebalium stenophyllum photo
Phebalium stenophyllum (cultivated) Maranoa Gardens, Balwyn, Victoria, Australia

Photograph by Melburnian. Some rights reserved.    (view image details)




PLANT FACTS

distribution map showing range of Phebalium stenophyllum in Australia

Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License


Common Name
Narrow-leafed Phebalium

Description
Narrow-leafed Phebalium is a small shrub growing to about one and a half metres in height. The leaves are small and narrow growing to about 2 cm wide and about 2 mm wide. The leaf margins are rolled downwards. It produces clusters of star-shaped yellow flowers in spring. The flower petals are about 4 mm long.

Height
1m - 1.5m

Habitat
heathland?

Distribution
Phebalium stenophyllum is found in Victoria and eastern New South Wales

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Sapindales
Family:Rutaceae
Genus:Phebalium
Species:stenophyllum
Common Name:Narrow-leafed Phebalium


Relatives in same Genus
  Phebalium bullatum
  Phebalium whitei