Stylidium rupestre Sond.
Rock Triggerplant
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 1:375 (1845)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 16 May 2006

Clump-forming perennial, herb, 0.07-0.2 m high, Leaves oblanceolate, 0.5-1.8 cm long, 0.6-4 mm wide, apex subacute, margin entire, glandular. Scape glandular throughout, or with hairs restricted to base. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. yellow, Sep to Dec. White-grey sand, brown peaty sand or clay loam, near granite. Plains and upslope, rock outcrops. Heath, mallee shrubland.

Photo of Stylidium rupestre Sond.

 

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Recherche.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.