Petrophile cyathiforma Foreman
Fl.Australia 16:474 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 22 August 1995

Shrub, 0.3-0.65 m high. Fl. yellow, Sep to Dec. White or grey clayey sand. Sandplains.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Recherche, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Bruce Rock, Corrigin, Jerramungup, Kent, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Ravensthorpe, Wickepin, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs, 0.30-1 m high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves alternate, 10-15 mm mm long, 1-1.3 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire, straight or curved, smooth, 0.4-0.6 mm long. Inflorescences not viscid, yellow. Perianth 16-20 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 18-20 mm long; pollen presenter fusiform, hairy, 4-6 mm long. Cone with persistent scales, 15-20 mm long. Flowers in September, October, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).