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Xanthorrhoea johnsonii
Melaleuca Viridiflora Woodland

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Xanthorrhoea johnsonii (Flower)

Plant Family :Xanthorrhoeaceae
Plant Form :shrub
Growth Habit :Single trunked plant, with a clump af grass like leaves at the crown, up to 5m tall.
Fruiting Season :Flowering period. August to October.
Description :Restricted propagation. A source of nutritious starch. Minor source of pollen and nectar for bees, which use the resin as a glue to seal cracks and spaces in hives.
Distribution :Coastal and sub-coastal, open eucalypt forest, mainly on hilly country. From Cape York to the middle of N.S.W.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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