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Hovea acanthoclada (Turcz.) F.Muell. Thorny Hovea
Fragm. 4:15 (1863)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 19 June 1996

Erect, rigid, divaricate & prickly shrub, 0.6-2 m high. Fl. purple-blue, Jul to Oct. Laterite, loam over granite, sandy clay. Rocky slopes, rocky outcrops.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Goldfield, Fitzgerald, Recherche, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Ravensthorpe.