Hakea petiolaris Meisn. subsp. petiolaris

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Lignotuberous shrub, ca 2 m high. Fl. pink & cream, Jun. Loam, granite. Outcrops.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Boddington, Cuballing, Goomalling, Gosnells, Kalamunda, Mundaring, Murray, Narrogin, Pingelly, Victoria Plains, Wandering, York.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 22 September 2020

Trees or Shrubs, 1-3 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves alternate, 40-90 mm mm long, 12-40(-60) mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, pink; pedicels 7-9 mm long. Perianth 7-8 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 14-18 mm long, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles 30-36 mm long, 18-19 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 14-22 mm long (including wing), 9-10 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending ± unequally down each lateral side. Flowers in May, June or July. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s).