Timonius timon (Spreng.) Merr. var. timon
Merrill, E.D. (1937) Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 18: 131.
Inflorescence much shorter than the leaves. Corolla sericeous on the outer surface, tube about 7-12 mm long, lobes about 6-7 mm long, with conspicuous, longitudinal, crenate, glandular ridges, margins wavy or crenate. Anthers sessile, about 6-7 mm long. Ovary about 5 mm long. Style about 3-4 mm long. Stigmas numerous and conspicuous each about 4-5 mm long.
Cotyledons ovate, about 5-6 mm long. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade +/- elliptic, base cuneate or attenuate, hairy on the upper surface at least along the midrib; stipules sheathing, linear triangular, hairy on the outer surface; petiole, stem and terminal bud clothed in +/- prostrate, pale hairs. Seed germination time 18 to 45 days.
This plant used medicinally by Aborigines. Cribb (1981).