Persoonia baeckeoides P.H.Weston
Telopea 6:108-110 (1994)

Conservation Code: Priority One
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect, spreading shrub, 0.5-1.5 m high. Fl. green-yellow, Nov to Dec. Gravelly sand, laterite, sandy clay over sandstone. Undulating plains.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Esperance.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy, ribbed. Leaves alternate, 5-8 mm mm long, 1.5-4 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire, smooth, the margins flat; apex obtuse. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 0.5-1 mm long, hairy. Perianth 6-9 mm long, radially symmetrical, glabrous; anther appendage absent; ovary glabrous; pistil 6-8 mm long. Flowers in November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).