Petrophile misturata Foreman
Fl.Australia 16:476 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Shrub, 0.6-1 m high. Fl. yellow, Sep to Oct. Sand.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Merredin, Quairading, Tammin.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, with curled hairs. Leaves alternate, 8-16 mm mm long, 0.8-1 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina terete, once divided or twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, entire or divided to the midrib, straight or curved, scabrous, apex pungent, 0.3-0.5 mm long, with 3-5 points or lobes; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 4-6 mm. Inflorescences not viscid, yellow. Perianth 8-10 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 10-15 mm long; pollen presenter fusiform, hairy, 2.5-3.5 mm long. Cone with persistent scales, 10-12 mm long. Flowers in September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s).