Lambertia inermis R.Br. var. inermis

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 20 May 2003

Erect, spreading, non-lignotuberous shrub or tree, to 6 m high. Fl. orange-red, Sep to Dec or Jan to Jun. Dry brown gravelly loam, white-grey sand, granite, laterite. Sandplains, hillslopes, rock outcrops, ridges, stony sites, roadsides.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Cranbrook, Denmark, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Lake Grace, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves whorled, 15-30 mm mm long, 2-10 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, entire, the margins flat or recurved; apex obtuse. Inflorescences orange; innermost bracts 20-28 mm long. Perianth 49-52 mm long, glabrous; pistil 50-55 mm long, style glabrous. Flowers in January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).