Lambertia echinata subsp. citrina Hnatiuk
Fl.Australia 16:500 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 3 February 2003

Erect, much-branched, prickly shrub, to 2.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Aug to Dec or Jan. Sandy clay, sand, loam, gravel, laterite, granite. Hill & valley slopes, ridges, road verges, disturbed sites.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Plantagenet.

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

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves whorled, 15-25 mm mm long, 10-15 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, pinnately divided, shallowly divided, the margins flat; apex pungent, 2-2.2 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; innermost bracts 28-30 mm long. Perianth 50-52 mm long, glabrous; pistil 37-50 mm long, style hairy. Flowers in January, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Jarrah Forest (JF) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).