Synaphea flabelliformis A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:490 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Saturday 9 September 1995

Tufted shrub, 0.15-0.4 m high. Fl. yellow, Jul to Oct. Sandy clay, white or grey sand over laterite, gravel.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Brookton, Cuballing, Goomalling, Narrogin, Pingelly, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Toodyay, Wagin, West Arthur, Wickepin, Williams, Woodanilling.

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

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 80-215 mm mm long, hairy; petiole hairy; lamina flat, once divided or twice or more divided, tripartitely divided or divided only at the apex, shallowly divided, indumentum spreading; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 60-80 mm; terminal leaf lobe 0 mm long, 0 mm wide; lowest lobes 10-15 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 100-250 mm long; floral bracts 2-4 mm long. Perianth 4.5-6 mm long, glabrous or hairy; adaxial tepal 4.5-6 mm long; abaxial tepal 3.5-5.5 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 3-4 mm long, entire; stigma 0.6-1 mm long, 1-1.3 mm wide. Follicles 4-4.7 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s).