Philotheca buxifolia

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Philotheca buxifolia
Bee on Sydney wildflower.jpg
Philotheca buxifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Philotheca
Species: P. buxifolia
Binomial name
Philotheca buxifolia
(Sm.) Paul G.Wilson

Philotheca buxifolia, commonly known as Box-leaf Waxflower, is a shrub in the family Rutaceae. It produces white or pink flowers.

Pink flowers in bloom on Middle Head, Sydney

Distribution[edit]

The species occurs for the most part around Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust, Sydney Australia. "Philotheca buxifolia (Sm.) Paul G.Wilson subsp. buxifolia". New South Wales Flora Online.