Geniostoma rupestre var. australianum (F.Muell.) B.J.Conn
Conn, B.J. (1980) Blumea 26: 297.
Occasionally grows into a small tree but usually flowers and fruits as a single-stemmed shrub 2-4 m tall.
Cotyledons almost orbicular, about 2-3 mm diam. First pair of true leaves with hairy margins. At the tenth leaf stage: leaves lanceolate, stipules interpetiolar, thin and papery, attached to the bases of the petioles. Lateral veins forming loops inside the blade margin. Seed germination time 56 to 189 days.
This species may have medicinal properties. (http://squid2.laughingsquid.net/hosts/herbweb.com /herbage/A11816.htm)