Elaeocarpus obovatus G.Don
Don, G. (1831) A General History of Dichlamydeous Plants 1: 559. Type: Native of New Holland..
Blueberry Ash; Freckled oliveberry; Hard Quandong
Grows into a large tree at the southern end of its range but in the northern end of its range it flowers and fruits as a shrub or small tree.
Leaf blades about 4-7.5 x 1-3 cm, petioles about 0.3-0.8 cm. Lateral veins about 6-8 on each side of the midrib.
Sepals about 3.5-4 x 1.5 mm. Petals about 4 x 1.5 mm, divided at the apex into about 8-10 lobes. Stamens about 20, filaments very short, about 0.5 mm, anthers about 1.5 mm long, clothed in short hairs. Style about 1.5-2 mm long.
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Distribution and Ecology
Shrub (woody or herbaceous, 1-6 m tall)