Synaphea nexosa A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:492 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Densely tangled shrub, to 1 m high. Fl. yellow, Oct to Nov. Clay-loam. Winter-wet flats.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Warren.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Augusta-Margaret River.

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

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 140-340 mm mm long, glabrous; petiole glabrous; lamina flat, once divided, tripartitely divided, deeply divided or divided to the midrib; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 140-180 mm; terminal leaf lobe 15-20 mm long, 3-5 mm wide; lowest lobes 20-90 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 300-520 mm long; floral bracts 2-2.5 mm long. Perianth 6-7 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 6-7 mm long; abaxial tepal 4.5-5.5 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 4-5 mm long, horned; stigma 2 mm long, 0.7-1 mm wide. Follicles 7-8.5 mm long. Flowers in October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) or Warren (WAR) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).