Hakea pendens R.M.Barker
J.Adelaide Bot.Gard. 13:100-101 (1990)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Shrub, 2-3 m high, 2.5-3.1 m wide. Fl. pink-white, Sep. Stony loam. Ironstone ridges.


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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Southern Cross.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dundas, Yilgarn.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 22 September 2020

Shrubs, 2-3 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, (20-)25-55 mm mm long, 1.5-2 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire. Inflorescences axillary, pink; pedicels 6.5-7.5 mm long. Perianth 7-8 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 14-15.5 mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 25-31 mm long, 14-18 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 17 mm long (including wing), 6-8 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending ± unequally down each lateral side. Flowers in September. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).