Hakea acuminata Haegi
Fl.Australia 17B:396 (1999)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Shrub, 0.5-1.8 m high. Deep white sand, grey sand over granite, loam. Undulating plain.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Jerramungup, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1.8 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 30-100 mm mm long, 9-38 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire. Inflorescences axillary, cream or yellow. Perianth 10-14 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 34-37 mm long, style glabrous. Follicles 25-31 mm long, 16-21 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 18-21 mm long (including wing), 9-10 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending ± equally down both lateral sides. Flowers in July. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).