2. S. monogyna inflorescence
3. S. spathulata
4. S. spathulata habit
family is represented in the Tasmania flora by five native species
of Stackhousia. These herbs have flowers (mostly in terminal
spikes, but in one species axillary) in which the petals are free
but are held together above the base by fine hairs to form an elongate
tube with spreading lobes.