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What's the deal with FloraBase III

What are the key elements of the forthcoming major FloraBase release and how will it help you do your work more easily and quickly

Alex Chapman

on 24 June 2013

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What's the deal with
T: Swan River [W.A.], J.Drummond 2: 312; holo: PERTH.
Shrub or small tree to 7 m tall; lignotubers not known. Branches erect, slender; young branches with long spreading hairs. Leaves shortly petiolate; petiole 2–3 mm long; lamina linear or narrowly oblanceolate, 1.5–9 cm long, 2–5 mm wide, tapering slightly at base, sparsely hirsute, glabrescent; margins irregular and slightly revolute; apex usually shortly mucronate. Conflorescence appearing axillary, 1-flowered; inner bracts 2–4 mm long. Flowers zygomorphic. Perianth 25–35 mm long, green or yellow, dilated about middle, sparsely to densely pubescent; abaxial suture apparently deepest. Hypogynous glands 4, free. Style sparsely pilose in lower half. Fruit slender, cuneate, erect, c. 7–15 mm long, c. 3–5 mm wide; beak erect or curved inwards or outwards; sides smooth or slightly striate. Seeds apparently solitary, asymmetrically cuneate; wing apical, 1 mm long.

A declared rare species in W.A.

Lambertia rariflora appears to be most closely related to L. multiflora and L. uniflora. The inconspicuous green flowers of subsp. rariflora contrast with those of other Lambertia spp. which are brightly coloured yellow, red, orange or pink. There are 2 geographically distinct subspecies.
Flowers green; leaves with rounded apices with or without a mucro, rarely attenuate subsp. rariflora
Flowers yellow; leaves mostly attenuate and mucronate, rarely rounded subsp. lutea
Key to subspecies
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