Synaphea constricta A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:488 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Compact, tufted shrub, 0.2-0.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Jun to Sep. Sand or sandy clay-loam over laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dowerin, Kellerberrin, Kondinin, Wongan-Ballidu.

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

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous. Leaves alternate, 60-115 mm mm long, glabrous; petiole glabrous; lamina flat, once divided or twice or more divided, pinnately divided or tripartitely divided, deeply divided or divided to the midrib; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 20-50 mm; terminal leaf lobe 2-8 mm long, 1-3 mm wide; lowest lobes 20-30 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 90-100 mm long; floral bracts 1.5-2.3 mm long. Perianth 5-6.5 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 5-6.5 mm long; abaxial tepal 4-4.5 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 3.5-3.7 mm long, lobed; stigma 1.2-1.5 mm long, 1 mm wide. Follicles NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in June, July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).