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Useful Temperate Plants

Daviesia arborea

W.Hill

Fabaceae

+ Synonyms

Daviesia corymbosa arborea (W.Hill) Maiden

Common Name:

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General Information

Daviesia arborea is an evergreen shrub or a small tree with weeping branches; it can grow up to 14 metres tall. The bole can be 15 - 30cm in diameter with a corky bark[
365
Title
Flora of New South Wales
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/floraonline.htm
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
An on-line resource giving a brief botanical description of all the native plants of New South Wales, their habitat and range, together with diagrams and photographs of the plants.
,
601
Title
The Useful Native Plants of Australia.
Publication
 
Author
Maiden J.H.
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Turner & Co.; London.
Year
1889
ISBN
 
Description
Terse details of the uses of many Australian plants and other species naturalised, or at least growing, in Australia. It can be downloaded from the Internet.
]. Although it produces true leaves as a seedling, the mature plant does not have true leaves but has leaf-like flattened stems called phyllodes[
286
Title
Flora of Australia
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.anbg.gov.au/abrs/abif/flora/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
The full information from the Flora of Australia - on-line. An excellent resource.
].
The plant produces a high quality timber.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References

365
Title
Flora of New South Wales
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/floraonline.htm
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
An on-line resource giving a brief botanical description of all the native plants of New South Wales, their habitat and range, together with diagrams and photographs of the plants.
,
1364
Title
A monograph of Daviesia (Mirbelieae, Faboideae, Fabaceae)
Publication
Phytotaxa 300 (1): 001-308
Author
Crisp M.D.; Cayzer L.; Chandler G.T.; Cook L.G.
Website
https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.300.1.1
Publisher
 
Year
2017
ISBN
1179-3155
Description
 

Range

Australia - New South Wales, Queensland

Habitat

Coastal hills to mountain slopes and ridges in wet sclerophyll forest, sometimes on rainforest margins or in dry sclerophyll forest; on fine-textured soils derived from acid volcanic or metamorphic rocks; at elevations from 50 - 1,100 metres[
1364
Title
A monograph of Daviesia (Mirbelieae, Faboideae, Fabaceae)
Publication
Phytotaxa 300 (1): 001-308
Author
Crisp M.D.; Cayzer L.; Chandler G.T.; Cook L.G.
Website
https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.300.1.1
Publisher
 
Year
2017
ISBN
1179-3155
Description
 
].

Properties

Other Uses Rating *  *  *
HabitEvergreen Tree
Height10.00 m
PollinatorsInsects
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Daviesia arborea is native to the warm temperate and subtropical regions of eastern Australia. It is tolerant of occasional moderate frosts[
200
Title
The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992.
Publication
 
Author
Huxley. A.
Publisher
MacMillan Press
Year
1992
ISBN
0-333-47494-5
Description
Excellent and very comprehensive, though it contains a number of silly mistakes. Readable yet also very detailed.
].
Requires a sunny position in a well-drained, light to medium-textured soil.

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

None known

Other Uses

The wood is hard, close-grained, with beautiful pink streaked lines, and takes a beautiful polish[
601
Title
The Useful Native Plants of Australia.
Publication
 
Author
Maiden J.H.
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Turner & Co.; London.
Year
1889
ISBN
 
Description
Terse details of the uses of many Australian plants and other species naturalised, or at least growing, in Australia. It can be downloaded from the Internet.
]. It is destined to take a prominent position with cabinet-makers[
601
Title
The Useful Native Plants of Australia.
Publication
 
Author
Maiden J.H.
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Turner & Co.; London.
Year
1889
ISBN
 
Description
Terse details of the uses of many Australian plants and other species naturalised, or at least growing, in Australia. It can be downloaded from the Internet.
].

Propagation

Seed -
Cite as: Temperate Plants Database, Ken Fern. temperate.theferns.info. 2018-12-15. <temperate.theferns.info/plant/Daviesia+arborea>

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