Synaphea cervifolia A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:488 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Shrub, to 0.3 m high. Fl. yellow, Jun to Oct. Sandy clay & gravel.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dumbleyung, Kulin, Lake Grace.

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

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous. Leaves alternate, 65-95 mm mm long, glabrous; petiole glabrous; lamina flat, twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, shallowly divided or deeply divided; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 35-90 mm; terminal leaf lobe 4-15 mm long, 1-5 mm wide; lowest lobes 30-55 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 50-115 mm long; floral bracts 2-2.3 mm long. Perianth 4-5.5 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 4-5.5 mm long; abaxial tepal 3.7-4 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 2.5-3.5 mm long, lobed; stigma 0.7-1 mm long, 0.8-1.2 mm wide. Follicles NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in June, July, August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).