Symplocos hayesii C.T.White & W.D.Francis
C.T.White & W.D.Francis (1922) Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland 33: 158. Type: Queensland, Glenallyn, Atherton Tableland, H.C. Hayes s.n.; holo: BRI; iso: K.
Usually flowers and fruits as a shrub about 1-2 m tall but also flowers when smaller.
Leaf blades about 6-12 x 2.5-5.5 cm. Twigs, petioles and terminal buds clothed in erect, +/- tortuous, pale yellow or brown hairs. Scale leaves often produced on the twigs between flushes of normal sized leaves. Lateral veins forming loops well inside the blade margin. Petioles short, about 0.3-0.7 cm long, grooved on the upper surface.