Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Carmichaelia tereta unidentified

An unidentified species but probably a form of Carmichaelia australis R.Br. with rounded stems of circular section rather than flattened.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.

History at Camden Park

Listed in all published catalogues except 1845 (but see Carmichaelia teres) [T.283/1843].  Probably grown by material collected in New Zealand by John Bidwill.


Published Dec 13, 2009 - 12:23 PM | Last updated Jul 18, 2010 - 04:56 PM

Family Fabaceae
Region of origin

Probably New Zealand

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Carmichaelia tereta 

Confidence level low