Deane's Boronia  |  

Boronia deanei

Status: Vulnerable on the EPBC Act list

Boronia deanei, Family Rutaceae, also known as Deane’s Boronia, is an erect shrub 0.2 m to 1.5 m high. The leaves are strongly aromatic and divided into narrow, paired leaflets. The flowers are white to bright pink. Flowering occurs between August and November with fruits present in December.

Government evidence of impact of climate change:

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  • Australian Government, Conservation Advice, Boronia deanei

    Threats The main identified threats to Deane s Boronia include feral pigs (Sus Scrofa) (which cause direct damage to the species and to its swamp and stream bank habitat) habitat loss and or fragmentation through clearing of riparian zones in rural residential developments and frequent burning (DECC; 2005).