Daviesia campephylla Crisp
Austral.Syst.Bot. 8:1180 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 31 May 1996

Spreading shrub, 0.1-0.35 m high, to 2 m wide. Fl. yellow. Clay & gravelly soils. Roadverges, gently undulating plains.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Esperance.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, Friday 17 January 2020

Prostrate,spreading or scrambling, shrub, spindly shrub (broom-like). Stems terete, glabrous; pustules or glands absent. Leaves or phylloclades clearly present, alternate, not continuous with stem, 10-20 mm long, 1.5-2 mm wide, glabrous, flat with flat margins; margins lobed; tubercles absent; pustules or glands absent. Stipules apparently absent even from the youngest leaves. Pedicel present, 1.5-3.5 mm long, glabrous. Bracteoles absent. Calyx 4.5-6 mm long, glabrous; pustules or glands absent. Corolla 8.5-9 mm long, uniformly coloured, yellow; claws present; standard 7.2-8 mm long, glabrous, not auriculate, wings 6.5-6.8 mm long, not auriculate, keel 6-6.5 mm long, beaked, not auriculate, glabrous. Stamens ten, at two different levels (filaments alternately long and short); filaments free (or united at the very base), 4.5-5.5 mm long. Ovary sessile or subsessile, glabrous; style 6-9.5 mm long, glabrous, terete. Fruit dehiscent (a pod or follicle), sessile or subsessile, not constricted between the seeds, flat or compressed, beaked. Occurs in the South-West Botanical Province, in the Mallee IBRA regions.