Bauhinia cunninghamii (Benth.) Benth.

Fl.Austral. 2: 295 (1884)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Tree or shrub, 1-12(-18) m high, tessellated to fissured bark. Fl. red, Apr to Oct. Red alluvial sand, red-brown sandy loam, sandstone scree over basalt. Creek beds and levees, edge of monsoonal forests, flood plains.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 10 June 2005


IBRA Regions
Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Augustus, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hart, Keep, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pentecost, Pindanland, Purnululu, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone.
IMCRA Regions
Canning, Kimberley.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Meekatharra, Port Hedland, Upper Gascoyne, Wyndham-East Kimberley.