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

Conservation Code: Priority Three
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Prostrate or decumbent shrub, 0.15-0.6 m high, to 1 m wide. Fl. yellow, Jul or Sep to Nov. Sandy soils. Rises.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Busselton, Capel, Collie, Cranbrook, Dardanup, Donnybrook-Balingup, Nannup, West Arthur, Woodanilling.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 11 February 2020

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 90-220 mm mm long, hairy; petiole hairy; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, divided only at the apex, shallowly divided, indumentum spreading; terminal leaf lobe 5-7 mm long, 3-5 mm wide. Inflorescences yellow; scape 90-320 mm long; floral bracts 1.5-2 mm long. Perianth 7-8 mm long, hairy; adaxial tepal 7-8 mm long; abaxial tepal 6-6.5 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 3.5-4 mm long, horned; stigma 2-2.2 mm long, 1.2-1.3 mm wide. Follicles 6-7 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).