Persoonia hexagona P.H.Weston
Telopea 6:128-129 (1994)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect, spreading shrub, 1-3.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Nov to Dec. Red sand, sandy loam, gravel. Red sand dunes, stony hillsides.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Geraldton Hills, Tallering.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chapman Valley, Greater Geraldton, Mingenew, Morawa, Northampton, Perenjori, Yalgoo.

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

Shrubs, 1-3 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy, ribbed. Leaves alternate, 35-110 mm mm long, 1-1.5 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, more or less the same width throughout, entire, smooth; apex pungent. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 4-17 mm long, hairy. Perianth 14-15.5 mm long, radially symmetrical, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage present, 0.6-0.7 mm long; ovary hairy or glabrous; pistil 11-12 mm long. Flowers in November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Yalgoo (YAL), Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s).