Pimelea spectabilis Lindl.


Shrub to 2 m tall, hairless. Leaves opposite, narrowly elliptic, 2.5-3.5 cm long, 3-5 mm wide. Flower cluster bracts 4-6, often reddish, mostly 3-6 cm wide. Flowers pale pink or white, hairy outside; spring.


Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Thymeleaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Malvales
family       Thymelaeaceae
genus        Pimelea Gaertn.