Waitzia acuminata Steetz Orange Immortelle
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 1:453 (1845)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 4 April 2000

Erect or ascending annual, herb, 0.1-0.6 m high. Fl. red-orange-yellow-white-pink, Jul to Dec or Jan. Sand, clay, loam, gravel, litter, laterite, sandstone, granite. Sand dunes & plains, rocky places, saline depressions.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Central Ranges, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Mallee, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Carnegie, Central, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lateritic Plain, Lesueur Sandplain, Mann-Musgrave Block, Mardabilla, Perth, Shield, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Trainor, Western Mallee, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Boyup Brook, Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coolgardie, Coorow, Dalwallinu, Dandaragan, Dumbleyung, Dundas, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Goomalling, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kellerberrin, Kondinin, Koorda, Kulin, Lake Grace, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Merredin, Mingenew, Moora, Mount Magnet, Mukinbudin, Murchison, Narrogin, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Perenjori, Sandstone, Tammin, Three Springs, Trayning, Westonia, Wickepin, Wiluna, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, Wyalkatchem, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.