Rulingia R.Br.

Staminodes alternating with stamens, linear-lanceolate, petaloid. Fruit less than 12 mm diam. Rulingia
Erect shrubs up to 4m high, softly pubescent except upper surface of leaves which may be scabrous
Capsule globular, 5–7 mm diam., with rigid bristles which are glabrous except for tips. Calyx c. 2 mm long. Leaves ovate to lanceolate, mostly up to 7 cm long. Shrub to 4 m. Widespread. Ss., particularly in gullies. Fl. spring. Kerrawang Rulingia dasyphylla
Capsule globular, 8–15 mm diam., with rigid bristles which are softly pubescent. Calyx c. 4 mm long. Leaves linear to lanceolate, mostly 1–5 cm long. Shrub up to 2 m high. Coast and adjacent plateaus. Open forests. Fl. spring Rulingia rugosa