Synaphea odocoileops A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:492 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 1 November 1999

Tufted, compact shrub, 0.2-0.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Aug to Oct. Brown-orange loam & sandy clay, granite. Swamps, winter-wet areas.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Capel, Dardanup, Harvey, Murray, Waroona.

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

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous. Leaves alternate, 190-290 mm mm long, hairy; petiole hairy; lamina terete or flat, twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib, indumentum appressed; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 100-125 mm; terminal leaf lobe 20-25 mm long, 2-3 mm wide; lowest lobes 40-85 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 200-480 mm long; floral bracts 2-2.2 mm long. Perianth 5-6 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 5-6 mm long; abaxial tepal 3.5-4 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 3-3.2 mm long, horned; stigma 1 mm long, 1-1.5 mm wide. Follicles 5-6 mm long. Flowers in August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).