All areas except the Hobbs Rd roadside (between road and fence - which contains some plantings). Initial plant list from 'Vascular Plants of the Bacchus Marsh Area' in the book Jack's Track Notes (with kind permission from the Friends of Werribee Gorge & Long Forest Mallee Inc.) and surveys by Chris Lindorff & Russell Best.
Stunted "Scentbark" growing in Pyrete Range.
Bark rough to small branches, thick, furrowed longitudinally, dark grey; branchlets salmon-coloured.
Adult leaves lanceolate, to 15 cm long, 2.5 cm wide, reticulation dense, with numerous oil glands. Inflorescences axillary, unbranched; 7-flowered.
Fruit pedicellate, hemispherical to spherical, valves 3 or 4, slightly exserted.
Keyed out & fits FoV description. Pith with airholes rules out most other contenders. Culms blue-green, soft, 2.5mm diameter, ~50-70 striations not strongly raised. Primary bract continuous with culm. 60cm tall in temporary wet area in dry forest.