Adenanthos barbiger Lindl.
Sketch Veg.Swan R. 36 (1840)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 20 September 1999

Lignotuberous shrub, 0.2-1 m high. Fl. red, Feb or Jul to Dec. Laterite, gravel, sand, sandy clay. Jarrah forest.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Beverley, Busselton, Capel, Gosnells, Harvey, Kalamunda, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Perth, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Toodyay, Wandering, Waroona.

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

Shrubs, 0.2-1 m high. Leaves alternate, 25-95 mm mm long, 3-5 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, entire, with glands at the leaf (or leaf lobe) apex. Inflorescences red; innermost bracts 6-7 mm long; peduncles 3-4 mm long. Perianth 30-35 mm long, hairy; ovary hairy; pistil 37-40 mm long, pollen presenter distinctly flattened, style hairy. Flowers in February, July, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Hampton (HAM), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Jarrah Forest (JF) or Warren (WAR) IBRA subregion(s).