H. heterophyllus heterophyllusH. heterophyllus Vent.heterophyllus

Stems glabrous or glabrescent except for prickles. Leaves linear to narrow-elliptic, entire or deeply 3-lobed, up to 15 cm long, nearly glabrous. Flowers on short pedicels in the upper axils. Calyx 2 cm long, densely stellate tomentose. Petals up to 7 cm long, white pink or yellow with a dark spot near the base. Capsule ovoid-acute, c. as long as the calyx, densely stellate tomentose. Shrub or small tree up to 6 m high. Coast and adjacent plateaus. Sheltered places. Fl. summer. Native Rosella