Daviesia glossosema Crisp
Austral.Syst.Bot. 8:1194,Fig.15 (1995)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 4 June 1996

Intricate shrub, ca 0.5 m high. Fl. red-brown, Nov. Gravelly sand.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Gnowangerup, Plantagenet.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, Friday 4 December 2020

Erect, shrub, spindly shrub (broom-like). Stems terete, not spiny, glabrous; pustules or glands absent. Leaves or phylloclades clearly present, simple, alternate, not continuous with stem, 8-55 mm long, 1.5-2 mm wide, glabrous; tubercles absent; pustules or glands absent. Stipules apparently absent even from the youngest leaves. Bracteoles absent. Stamens ten; filaments free (or united at the very base). Fruit dehiscent (a pod or follicle), 18-25 mm long, 14-20 mm wide, not constricted between the seeds, flat or compressed, glabrous, beaked. Flowers in November. Occurs in the South-West Botanical Province, in the Esperance IBRA regions. Conservation Code Threatened (T).