Hakea hastata Haegi
Fl.Australia 17B:394 (1999)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Open, erect shrub, 1.5-3 m high. Fl. white, Sep to Oct. Yellow-grey sand, yellow clay, red-brown sandy loam, clay, gravel, laterite. Hills.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

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

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Cuballing, Dumbleyung, Gnowangerup, Katanning, Kent, Kulin, Lake Grace, Narrogin, Pingelly, Wagin, Wickepin, Woodanilling.

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

Shrubs, 1.5-3 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 20-35(-47) mm mm long, 8-14(-24) mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest below the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, cream; pedicels 2-3 mm long. Perianth 2-3 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 3-4 mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 16-20 mm long, 9-12 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 11-14 mm long (including wing), 5-6 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).