Goodenia brachypoda (Benth.) Carolin
Telopea 3: 558 (1990)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 8 February 2000

Prostrate herb, stems to 25 cm. Fl. yellow, Sep. Red sandy loam.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Wyndham-East Kimberley.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister and Kevin Thiele, Tuesday 29 August 2017

Stems unribbed. Leaves flat, 10-40 mm long, 3-12 mm wide, hairy, with dense, present hairs; margins entire or toothed. Bracteoles absent. Flowers Presence pedicellate, the pedicels 7-9 mm long, hairy, with simple hairs. Calyx lobes present, Calyx length 4-4.5 mm long, hairy, with dense, simple hairs. Corolla yellow, 10-12 mm long, auriculate, not spurred, hairy on the outside, with dense, simple hairs, glabrous on the inside; central lobes 2-2.5 mm long, with wings; outer lobes 6-7.5 mm long, wings present on both sides, 0.8-1 mm wide. Anthers free. Ovary inferior, not gibbose; style 5-7 mm long, hairy; indusium single, hairy; ovules more than two. Flowers in January (?), February (?), March (?), April (?), May (?), June (?), July (?), August (?), September (?), October (?), November (?) and December (?). Occurs in the Victoria Bonaparte (VB) and Northern Kimberly (NK) IBRA Region(s), of the Northern (N) Botanical Province. Conservation Code: Conservation code Priority One (P1).