Litsea granitica B.Hyland
Hyland, B.P.M. (1989) Australian Systematic Botany 2: 262. Type: B. Gray 3833: State Forest Reserve 143 Riflemead, Carbine Logging Area, 3.i.1985 (QRS, holotypus).
Twigs +/- terete or slightly angular, clothed in tortuous, brown, erect hairs when young, eventually becoming almost completely glabrous. Leaf blades about 12-19 x 6-12 cm, green or slightly glaucous on the underside, clothed in tortuous, white and brown, erect hairs when very young, soon becoming almost completely glabrous. Midrib +/- flush or slightly raised on the upper surface. Petioles flat or channelled on the upper surface. Oil dots visible with a lens.
First pair of leaves ovate, about 70-95 x 30-40 mm, slightly glaucous on the underside. At the tenth leaf stage: leaves ovate, apex acuminate, base cuneate or obtuse, upper surface glabrous, underside glaucous; oil dots small, visible only with a lens; petiole with a few scattered hairs only. Seed germination time 22 to 38 days.
This species grows large enough to produce millable logs. Wood specific gravity 0.60. Hyland (1989).