Flora for Study 2021 Pimelea

General Description:

Pimelea is a genus of about 80 species, most of which are Australian but some also occur on islands to the north and in New Zealand. Most are shrubs but some annual species are found in tropical areas. The name “rice flower” has been applied to many members of the genus. P.ferruginea is probably the best known species in the genus and is widely cultivated both in Australia and overseas.