Hakea longiflora (Benth.) R.M.Barker
J.Adelaide Bot.Gard. 13:106 (1990)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Erect, pungent shrub, 0.6-0.75 m high. Fl. yellow, Jun to Sep. White sand, loam, gravel, laterite. Breakaways.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coorow, Dandaragan.

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

Shrubs, 0.6-0.75 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 15-20 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina terete, once divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib. Inflorescences axillary, white; pedicels 4-5 mm long. Perianth 6.5-12 mm long, hairy; ovary glabrous; pistil 13-14 mm long, pollen presenter lateral, style glabrous. Follicles 18-25 mm long, 6-7 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 22 mm long (including wing), 4-6 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, apical. Flowers in June, July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).