Drummondita wilsonii Mollemans

Reference
Nuytsia 9:96-101,Fig.1 (1993)
Conservation Code
Priority One
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Erect shrub, 0.4-1 m high. Fl. red & green & pink, Jun to Aug. Sand with gravel & pebbles.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 20 August 1996

Scientific Description

Shrub, spines absent; branchlets smooth, without distinct raised glands, +/- cylindrical in cross-section, glabrous. Leaves alternate, simple, 4-6.5 mm long, 1 mm wide, flat, the margins revolute, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; stipular excrescences present or absent. Flowers terminal. solitary; pedicels 2-4 mm long; calyx present, 4-7 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; corolla red, pink or green, petals five, 12(-16) mm long, connate, glabrous; stamens twice as many as petals, 14-15 mm long, hairy; anthers 2-2.5 mm long, without an appendage; style 15 mm long, hairy. Flowers in June, July and August. Occurs in the South-West Botanical Province, in the Avon Wheatbelt IBRA region(s). Conservation Code: Priority One (P1).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 8 December 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt.
IBRA Subregions
Merredin.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Yilgarn.