Black Cotton Bush
Tufted to bushy shrub to 1 m high. Branches slender, woolly when leaves join, with leaves to 10mm that are narrow to club-shaped, often blue-green, round cross-section, succulent. Single greenish flowers are minute.
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Fruit a flattened disc usually drying dark brown to black with horizontal wing c. 8 mm diameter with fine pale brown veins and a radial slit.
Perennial. Found on heavy seasonally waterlogged soils. Widespread, colonising species.
Tracheophyta (Vascular Plants)
Magnoliopsida (Flowering Plants)
Source: Atlas of Living Australia