Native Plants Queensland
Townsville Branch
           PO Box 363 Aitkenvale Qld 4814

 

 

 

 

Hibbertia stirlingii

Dilleniaceae

 


Form and Size: A compact dwarf shrub, 0.1- 0.5m high, with reddish, wiry, much-branched stems

Distribution: Herberton Range, western Atherton Tablelands, and west of Paluma, north Qld

Leaves: Narrow, blunt, dark green, margins strongly turned under, 1.5-2cm x about 0.1cm;
new growth reddish and covered with star-like hairs

Flowers: Bright yellow, 1-1.2cm diameter, on stalks with dense star-like hairs

Flowering Period: June to October. Cultivation/Notes: Propagate from cuttings