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Watercolour illustration commissioned by William Roxburgh. ROX2087. In his 'Flora Indica', Roxburgh describes this species as a dichotomous shrub, native of the sandy lands near the shore of Coromandel. Roxburgh also writes: 'Flowering time the close of the rains, and cool season.' Roxburgh, 'Flora Indica' (1832) v.3, p.386.
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