Murraya paniculata (L.) Jack

Reference
Malayan Misc. 1:31 (1820)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Shrub or tree, 1-5 m high. Fl. white/cream/yellow. Sand, loam over sandstone, basalt. Coastal areas, creeklines, scree slopes.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 22 August 1996

Scientific Description

Tree, spines absent; branchlets smooth, without distinct raised glands, +/- cylindrical in cross-section, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped). Leaves alternate, compound, each 25-100 mm long, 10-35 mm wide, flat, the margins flat, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; stipular excrescences absent. Flowers calyx present, 1 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped); corolla white or cream, petals five, 10-20 mm long, imbricate (overlapping), free, glabrous. Flowers in January, February, March, June, July, August, September, October, November and December. Occurs in the Northern Botanical Province, in the North Kimberley and Victoria Bonaparte IBRA region(s).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 8 December 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Keep, Mitchell.
IMCRA Regions
Kimberley.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Wyndham-East Kimberley.