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Hairy Geebung

Scientific Name

Persoonia hirsuta
Category:
Native Plants, Endangered Plants and Trees

It is a spreading shrub to 1m high with small crowded leaves covered in rusty hairs. Very hairy yellow flowers appear from November to January.

It grows in sandy soils in dry sclerophyll open forest, woodland and heath on sandstone.

There are limited recorded specimens in the Northern Beaches area. The Hairy Geebung is listed as Endangered both in New South Wales and nationally.