Rhodomyrtus pervagata Guymer
Guymer, G.P. (1991) Austrobaileya 3(3): 380. Type: Qld. Cook District, 15 km along Mt Lewis Rd, off Julatten Mareeba Rd, January 1986, G.P.Guymer 2017.
Rusty Rhodomyrtus; Ironwood
Seldom exceeding 30 cm dbh. Cream or white stripes may be visible in the blaze.
Inflorescence not exceeding the leaves, but usually longer than the petioles. Calyx lobes about 4 mm long, appressed pubescent on both the inner and outer surfaces. Petals +/- hemispherical, about 5 mm diam., appressed pubescent on the outer surface, but glabrous on the inner surface. Ovary apex pubescent. Stigma capitate.