Hakea lasiocarpha R.Br.
Suppl.Prodr.Fl.Nov.Holl. 27 (1830)

Conservation Code: Priority Three
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Erect shrub, to 6 m high. Fl. white, May to Jul. Sandy loam soils, organic litter over sand, clay or gravel. Hill tops, valleys.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest.

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

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Shrubs, 1-6 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 30-45 mm mm long, 1-2 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, once divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib. Inflorescences axillary, white; pedicels 3-5 mm long. Perianth 8-9 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 20-24 mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 20-23 mm long, 10 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 10-11 mm long (including wing), 5-6 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in May, June or July. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).