is common wet forest and subalpine shrub. It can be confused
with C. backhouseana, but the
leaves are glabrous on the upper surface and all the stamens are the
same size. The petals are cream or greenish.
There are two forms -
in the north-east the leaves are almost hairless, and are often
quite narrow. In the south and west, they are very hairy on the
underside and relatively broad.