Hakea lorea subsp. borealis W.R.Barker
Fl.Australia 17B:393 (1999)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Tree or shrub, to 5 m high. Red soils.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Northern Kimberley.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell, Pentecost.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby/west Kimberley.

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

Trees or Shrubs, 0 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 135-300 mm mm long, (0.9-)1-2(-2.5) mm mm wide, hairy or glabrous; lamina terete, entire. Inflorescences axillary, white or cream; pedicels 12-13 mm long. Perianth 8.5-11 mm long, hairy; ovary glabrous; pistil 24-30 mm long, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles 40-60 mm long, 18-28 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent, 7-10 mm, 3-6 mm; seed 22-38 mm long (including wing), 0.8-1.7 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in February, March, April, May, June, July, August or September. Occurs in the Northern (N) Botanical Province(s), in the Northern Kimberley (NK) or Central Kimberley (CK) IBRA subregion(s).