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Family Fabaceae

Daviesia ulicifolia Gorse Bitter-pea

A low shrub, often with slightly drooping branches, from which branchlets grow at almost right angles to the main branch. These branchlets end in a sharp point. The leaves are very small. The floers are yellow with a dark red centre.

Flowering: spring

Habitat: forest on sandy soil, often in sheltered positions

Distribution: in Sydney from coast to mountains; in all other states except NT

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