Steganthera laxiflora subsp. lewisensis Whiffin
Whiffin, T. (2007) Flora of Australia 2: 454. Type: S.F.R. 143, Kanawarra, Carbine Logging Area, 6 Jun. 1988, B. Hyland13748; Holo: QRS; Iso: LTB.
Beech, Tetra; Tetra Beech
Seldom exceeding 30 cm dbh. Oak grain in the wood.
Cotyledons lanceolate, about 20-24 mm long, 3-veined. At the tenth leaf stage: leaves elliptic to obovate, apex acute or acuminate, base cuneate, hairy on the upper surface, about 5-7 lateral veins each side of the midrib forming loops inside the blade margin; petiole, stem and terminal bud densely clothed in pale brown hairs. Seed germination time 62 days.