Gillbeea adenopetala F.Muell.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1865) Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 5: 17. Type: In silvis ad sinum Rockinghams Bay. Dallachy.
Pink Alder; Alder, Pink
Cotyledons oblong, about 10-14 x 3-6 mm, hairy on the upper surface, stipules 2 and deeply bifid in very young growth, soon becoming 4. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade obovate, margin serrate; hairy on the upper surface; stipules 4, shortly petiolate, margins serrate; petiole and stem densely hairy. Seed germination time 14 to 25 days.
Not normally used for sawlogs as trees may have lenses of included bark.
Wood specific gravity 0.53. Cause et al. (1989).