Denman Pomaderris is a shrub growing 1 to 3 metres high, with densely hairy young stems. The leaves are broadly oval in shape, 1 to 3.5 cm long, 8 to 20 mm wide, with a green upper surface that is velvety with short simple hairs. The lower leaf surface has longer hairs and prominent raised secondary and tertiary veins. Flowers are creamish, and borne in short dense panicles. Petals are usually absent.
Denman Pomaderris |
Status: Critically Endangered on the EPBC Act list
Government evidence of impact of climate change:
Australian Government, Listing Advices, Pomaderris reperta
Prolonged drought has been cited as another threat to this species; based on observations made in relation to small populations of a related species; Pomaderris delicata; which had been restricted to two sites.