Persoonia filiformis P.H.Weston
Telopea 6:141-142 (1994)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect, spreading, lignotuberous shrub, 0.07-0.4 m high. Fl. yellow, Nov to Dec. Yellow or white sand over laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.

IBRA Subregions: Lesueur Sandplain.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Irwin, Three Springs.

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

Shrubs; branchlets hairy, not ribbed. Leaves alternate, 8-10 mm mm long, 1-1.5 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, smooth, the margins revolute; apex pungent. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 1.5-3 mm long, hairy. Perianth 14-17 mm long, radially symmetrical, glabrous; anther appendage present, 2-3 mm long; ovary glabrous; pistil 13-14 mm long. Flowers in November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).