Common name: Waxberry
Grimwade sheet number: 50
Original identification: Gaultheria hispida
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria): Vic, SNOW, EG - also NSW.
Scattered but locally common in tall, well-watered forests, subalpine scrubs and woodlands of the eastern ranges from about Healesville to the NSW border, often in rocky terrain and on road cuttings etc.
Flowering time: November - December