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Family Fabaceae

Pultenaea daphnoides Large-leaf Bush-pea

Easily identified by its leaves, which are narrow at the base and broad at the top, ending in a narrow point. They are conspicuously folded along the midvein and are dark green above, and silvery underneath. The flowers appear at the top of a tuft of leaves at the ends of the branches.

Flowering: late winter and spring.

Habitat: In undergrowth in forest on sandy soils. Always in sheltered, shady positions.

Distribution: in Sydney from coast to mountains. From central New South Wales coast to South Australia; also in Tasmania.

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