Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Nicotiana wuttkei J.R.Clarkson & Symon
Clarkson, J.R. & Symon, D.E. (1991) Austrobaileya 3(3): 389. Type: Queensland, COOK DISTRICT: 3 km from the Atherton to Ravenshoe road on the road to Tumoulin, 17°30S, 145°28E, 12 September 1984, J.R.Clarkson 5549 (holo: BRI; iso: AD,CANB,DNA,K,L,MBA,MO,QRS,PERTH).
Annual aromatic herb up to 1 m tall with erect stems.
Inflorescence occupying -½ of the length of the stem. Pedicels hairy - mixture of long, short and glandular hairs; bracts 20-50 mm long; calyx 7-10 mm long, calyx tube ridged; corolla tube 16-18 x 3 mm at the top, base of corolla tube fused red, tube narrowed markedly inside calyx tube.
Features not available.
Only known from a small area between Atherton and Ravenshoe in NEQ. Altitudinal range 1050-1100 m. Grows in rainforest margins.