Brachychiton acuminatus Guymer
Austral.Syst.Bot. 1:251-254,Fig.23 (1989)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 25 September 1996

Tree, 2.5-6 m high. Fl. white, May or Aug to Oct. Skeletal soils. Rock outcrops, rocky scarps, rugged hills & ranges.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Hamersley, Roebourne.

IMCRA Regions: Pilbara (nearshore).

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, East Pilbara, Karratha, Meekatharra.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, Wednesday 15 January 2020

Tree. Stems glabrous. Leaves 110-320 mm long, 100-240 mm wide, palmately lobed, simply (once-)lobed; margins entire; hairs and scales absent (leaves quite glabrous); stipules present but early deciduous (only visible on youngest leaves). Calyx green. Corolla white or cream. Flowering time May, August, September or October. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaean, IBRA Bioregion Pilbara.