Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Apocynaceae
Hoya australis R.Br. ex Trail

Verified by: Goyder, D.22 February 2012
Notes: Verified with Flora of Australia vol. 28. Inflorescence capitate. Flowers 3-5 cm long and 10-25 mm across. Pedicels 2-4 cm long. Corolla campanulate, rotate and fleshy, cream and red under the staminal column. Staminal corona lobes obovoid 1.2-3.5 mm long, concave above and with 2 longitudinal inrolled keels. Pollinia with pellucid margins.

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