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Wildflower Woodford Blue Mountains.jpg
Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Genus: Woollsia
Species: W. pungens
Binomial name
Woollsia pungens
(Cav.) F.Muell.

Woollsia is a monotypic genus in the heath family Ericaceae. The sole species, Woollsia pungens, is a small shrub found in eastern Australia, from Pigeon House Mountain in southern New South Wales north into Queensland.[1]


  1. ^ Powell, J.M. "Genus Woollsia". PlantNET - New South Wales Flora Online. Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust, Sydney Australia. Retrieved 2008-10-17.