Petrophile imbricata Foreman
Fl.Australia 16:475 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 22 August 1995

Shrub, 0.6-2.3 m high. Fl. yellow/cream, Aug to Sep. Lateritic gravelly soils.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Boddington, Brookton, Cuballing, Katanning, Pingelly, Wandering, Wickepin, Williams, Woodanilling.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves alternate, 7-15 mm mm long, 0.8-1 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina terete, entire, straight or curved, scabrous, apex obtuse. Inflorescences not viscid, cream or yellow. Perianth 18-20 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 20-23 mm long; pollen presenter fusiform, hairy, 5-6 mm long. Cone with persistent scales, 16-18 mm long. Flowers in August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s).